Twin Palms Continuation

  • Twin Palms Continuation serves 106 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Twin Palms Continuation's student population of 106 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students106 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Twin Palms Continuation's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Twin Palms Continuation is 0.43, 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#9023 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
73%
54%
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Black
9%
6%
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White
17%
24%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Twin Palms Continuation.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.430.41
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Graduation Rate75-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Twin Palms Continuation and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalo Verde Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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