Templeton Independent Study High School

  • Templeton Independent Study High School serves 58 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Templeton Independent Study High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Templeton Independent Study High School's student population of 58 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students58 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Templeton Independent Study High School 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 Templeton Independent Study High School is 0.42, 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#5965 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
19%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
74%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.420.64
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTempleton Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Templeton Independent Study High School is Eagle Canyon High School (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Templeton Home (0.0 miles away)
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