Santee Alternative

  • Santee Alternative serves 24 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Santee Alternative placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Santee Alternative's student population of 24 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students24 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Santee Alternative
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Santee Alternative is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five school years.
  • 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#4854 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Santee Alternative 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Santee Alternative and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
45%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Santee Alternative and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Santee Alternative and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
52%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Santee Alternative and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Santee Alternative and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Diversity Score0.540.64
This chart display the diversity score of Santee Alternative and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Santee Alternative 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 Lunch (15-16)
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Santee 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 NameSantee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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