Santa Cruz County Court

  • Santa Cruz County Court serves 64 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • Santa Cruz County Court 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Santa Cruz County Court's student population of 64 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students64 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Santa Cruz County Court is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Santa Cruz County Court is 0.06, which is less than 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 (16-17)#8033 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Santa Cruz County Court and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Santa Cruz County Court and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Santa Cruz County Court and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Santa Cruz County Court and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Asian
n/a
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Santa Cruz County Court and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
97%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Santa Cruz County Court and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Santa Cruz County Court and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
2%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Santa Cruz County Court and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Santa Cruz County Court and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Santa Cruz County Court.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.060.64
This chart display the diversity score of Santa Cruz County Court and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate (16-17)20-29%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Santa Cruz County Court and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Santa Cruz County Court 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 NameSanta Cruz County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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