S. William Abel Community

499 Marguerite St., Ste. B
Williams, CA 95987
  • S. William Abel Community serves 20 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the California state average of 56%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the California state average of 54%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • S. William Abel Community 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 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • S. William Abel Community's student population of 20 students has grown by 300% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students20 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • S. William Abel Community is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,276 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of S. William Abel Community is 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (09-10)#5216 out of 9276 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)<50%
56%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)<50%
54%
Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
Hispanic
40%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
45%
23%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in S. William Abel Community.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColusa County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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