La Sierra High (alternative) 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
951 N. State College Blvd.
Fullerton, CA 92831
Phone
(714) 447-7821
District
FULLERTON JOINT UNION HIGH
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Other
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
399
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

3

(10 is best)

Better than 27.2% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

La Sierra High (alternative) School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 14 43
Proficiency in Reading 19 55
Proficiency in Math 8 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.98
AVG FOR DISTRICT 29.71
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 11 2.8%
Grade 10 145 36.3%
Grade 11 35 8.8%
Grade 12 94 23.6%
Total 399 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 13.4% 17.5% 25.0%
Black 5.3% 2.3% 5.9%
Hispanic 72.5% 57.1% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.1% 22.5% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.7% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.2% 42.7% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.6% 34.2% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.5% 8.5% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 258,236 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,971.9 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.2% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.9% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 13.0% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 80,256 12,894,775
Single Parent Households With Children 10.8% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.5% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 34.4% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 17.0% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.9% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.3% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.9% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.2% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 8.6% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,318 $89,785,098 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $909 $12,917,799 7.8%
Staff $265 $3,765,915 2.3%
General Administration $80 $1,136,880 0.7%
School Administration $641 $9,109,251 5.5%
Operation $986 $14,012,046 8.5%
Transportation $240 $3,410,640 2.1%
Other $464 $6,593,904 4.0%
Total Support $3,585 $50,946,435 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,708 $24,272,388 14.7%
Total Expenditures $11,611 $165,003,921 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%