Vista High (alternative)

  • Vista High (alternative) serves 264 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Vista High (alternative) placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Vista High (alternative)'s student population of 264 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students264 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vista High (alternative) 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vista High (alternative) is 0.68, which is more 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 School Rank#8813 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
11%
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Hispanic
48%
54%
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Black
27%
6%
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White
12%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Graduation Rate70-79%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Contra Costa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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