Redwood Continuation High School

  • Redwood Continuation High School serves 141 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Redwood Continuation High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Redwood Continuation High School's student population of 141 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students141 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Redwood Continuation High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Redwood Continuation High School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:124:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
11%
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Hispanic
48%
54%
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Black
9%
6%
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White
34%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.41
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Graduation Rate80-84%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCastro Valley Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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