5777 Lockheed Ave.
Whittier, CA 90606
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Whittier Area Community Day serves 7 students in grades 6-8.
Whittier Area Community Day 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Whittier Area Community Day's student population of 7 students has grown by 40% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
7 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Last Day of School - 6th Grade (Dexter Parent Calendar)
June 02, 2022 (Thursday)
Last Day for 6th Graders (Edwards Parent Calendar)
June 02, 2022 (Thursday)
Last Day of School (MSTA Parent Calendar)
June 03, 2022 (Friday)
Last Day of School - 7/8th Grade (Dexter Parent Calendar)
June 03, 2022 (Friday)
Last Day of School -12:40 Dismissal (West Whittier Parent Calendar)
June 03, 2022 (Friday)

School Rankings

Whittier Area Community Day is ranked within the bottom 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 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#8461 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Whittier Area Community Day and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
23:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Whittier Area Community Day and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
43%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Whittier Area Community Day and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 7 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Btm 50%)

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