Whittier Area Community Day

Whittier Area Community Day serves 7 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Whittier Area Community Day 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Whittier Area Community Day places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Whittier Area Community Day's student population of 7 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students7 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

Whittier Area Community Day is ranked within the top 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 Whittier Area Community Day is 0.45, 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
#3071 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
72%
54%
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Black
14%
5%
White
n/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Whittier Area Community Day and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
14%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Whittier Area Community Day. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.450.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
43%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhittier City Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Whittier Area Community Day is El Rancho High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Whittier Independent Study (0.0 miles away)
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