La Paloma High (continuation) School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
400 Ghiggeri Way
Brentwood, CA 94513
Phone
(925) 634-2888
District
LIBERTY UNION HIGH
County
CONTRA COSTA COUNTY
Type of School
Other
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
158
Classroom Teachers
11

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

2

(10 is best)

Better than 19.0% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

La Paloma High (continuation) School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 9 45
Proficiency in Reading 17 58
Proficiency in Math 0 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.36
AVG FOR DISTRICT 22.95
AVG FOR STATE 23.63
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 14 8.9%
Grade 11 48 30.4%
Grade 12 96 60.8%
Total 158 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 29.5% 45.0% 25.2%
Black 23.1% 9.5% 6.1%
Hispanic 40.4% 35.2% 56.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.4% 9.8% 11.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.5% 0.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.3% 27.9% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 49.4% 23.4% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.9% 4.5% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 115,489 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 535.9 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.9% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.2% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.1% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 36,325 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 10.4% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.3% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.7% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.6% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.5% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.7% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.5% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.5% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.4% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 5.7% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,708 $37,202,616 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $317 $2,504,934 3.6%
Staff $214 $1,691,028 2.4%
General Administration $87 $687,474 1.0%
School Administration $831 $6,566,562 9.5%
Operation $1,038 $8,202,276 11.8%
Transportation $140 $1,106,280 1.6%
Other $257 $2,030,814 2.9%
Total Support $2,885 $22,797,270 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,189 $9,395,478 13.5%
Total Expenditures $8,781 $69,387,462 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,628 $35,042,190,399 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $503 $3,132,694,832 4.4%
Staff $532 $3,313,420,819 4.6%
General Administration $92 $574,369,306 0.8%
School Administration $617 $3,842,972,574 5.4%
Operation $941 $5,861,130,775 8.2%
Transportation $229 $1,423,064,571 2.0%
Other $495 $3,082,557,570 4.3%
Total Support $3,410 $21,230,644,860 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,436 $15,165,585,439 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,474 $71,439,433,283 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%