Walnutwood High (Independent Study) serves 218 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 218 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75-79% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Walnutwood High (Independent Study) ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Walnutwood High (Independent Study)'s student population of 218 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
218 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Walnutwood High (Independent Study) is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
11-19%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
50-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
17%
56%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
61%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Graduation Rate
75-79%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Walnutwood High (Independent Study)'s ranking?

Walnutwood High (Independent Study) ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

11-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 50-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Walnutwood High (Independent Study)?

The graduation rate of Walnutwood High (Independent Study) is 75-79%, which is lower than the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend Walnutwood High (Independent Study)?

218 students attend Walnutwood High (Independent Study).

What is the racial composition of the student body?

61% of Walnutwood High (Independent Study) students are White, 17% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Black, 5% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Walnutwood High (Independent Study)?

Walnutwood High (Independent Study) has a student ration of 22:1, which is equal to the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Walnutwood High (Independent Study) offer ?

Walnutwood High (Independent Study) offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-12

What school district is Walnutwood High (Independent Study) part of?

Walnutwood High (Independent Study) is part of Folsom-Cordova Unified School District.

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break - No School
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School
May 25, 2023 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 218 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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