10250 El Nopal
Santee, CA 92071
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Santee Alternative serves 24 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Santee Alternative placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Santee Alternative ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Santee Alternative's student population of 24 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
24 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

Santee Alternative is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Santee Alternative is 0.54, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3807 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
46%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
50%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
10%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 24 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 50%)

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