Richard H. Lewis Alternative

  • Richard H. Lewis Alternative serves 36 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Richard H. Lewis Alternative 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 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Richard H. Lewis Alternative's student population of 36 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students36 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richard H. Lewis Alternative 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 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richard H. Lewis Alternative is 0.58, 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)
Overall School Rank#7857 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:124:1
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American Indian
8%
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
25%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
59%
24%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richard H. Lewis Alternative.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.580.41
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Graduation Rate40-59%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richard H. Lewis Alternative and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKonocti Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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