Whitney Young Continuation
Whitney Young Continuation serves 63 students in grades 9-12.
Whitney Young Continuation placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher 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% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).
Whitney Young Continuation ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Whitney Young Continuation's student population of 63 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Whitney Young Continuation is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Whitney Young Continuation is 0.44, 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 Data
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3268 out of 9659 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education
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