Selma Independent

2269 Sylvia St.
Selma, CA 93662
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Bottom 50%
Serving 299 students in grades 2-12, Selma Independent ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 2-12
  • Enrollment: 299 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 75-79% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Selma Independent ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Selma Independent's student population of 299 students has grown by 123% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 140% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-12
Total Students
299 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Selma Independent ranks within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Selma Independent is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#8767 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10-14%
33%
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15-19%
47%
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6-9%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
90%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
4%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.19
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75-79%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Selma Independent's ranking?
Selma Independent is ranked #8767 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Selma Independent?
The graduation rate of Selma Independent is 75-79%, which is lower than the California state average of 87%.
How many students attend Selma Independent?
299 students attend Selma Independent.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Selma Independent students are Hispanic, 4% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Selma Independent?
Selma Independent has a student ration of 25:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Selma Independent offer ?
Selma Independent offers enrollment in grades 2-12
What school district is Selma Independent part of?
Selma Independent is part of Selma Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 2-12
  • Enrollment: 299 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 75-79% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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