Tamiscal High (alternative)

Tamiscal High (alternative) serves 107 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (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 60-69% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Tamiscal High (alternative) placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Tamiscal High (alternative)'s student population of 107 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students107 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Tamiscal High (alternative) is ranked within the top 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 Tamiscal High (alternative) is 0.47, 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
#3410 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
14%
54%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
71%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.64
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTamalpais Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tamiscal High (alternative) is Redwood High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hall Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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