Sycamore High (alternative)

  • Sycamore High (alternative) serves 31 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year.
  • Sycamore High (alternative) placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Sycamore High (alternative)'s student population of 31 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students31 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Sycamore High (alternative)
Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sycamore High (alternative) is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sycamore High (alternative) is 0.58, which is more 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#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio31:123:1
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Asian
6%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sycamore High (alternative) and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
49%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sycamore High (alternative) and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
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White
42%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sycamore High (alternative) and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sycamore High (alternative).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.580.41
This chart display the diversity score of Sycamore High (alternative) and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate60-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sycamore High (alternative) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sycamore High (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 NameTustin Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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