Somavia High School

  • Somavia High School serves 30 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Somavia High School's student population of 30 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students30 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Somavia High School's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Somavia High School is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7857 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:123:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
94%
54%
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White
6%
24%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Somavia High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.110.41
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Graduation Rate40-59%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGonzales Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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