Sierra Vista High (alternative)

Sierra Vista High (alternative) serves 289 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sierra Vista High (alternative) 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sierra Vista High (alternative)'s student population of 289 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students289 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Sierra Vista High (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 diversity score of Sierra Vista High (alternative) is 0.23, 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 Testing Rank
#9063 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sierra Vista High (alternative) and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
87%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sierra Vista High (alternative) and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
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White
11%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sierra Vista High (alternative). This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.230.64
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Graduation Rate
50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sierra Vista High (alternative) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhittier Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sierra Vista High (alternative) is Frontier High (Continuation School) (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Richard L. Graves Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Marie Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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