West Mall Alternative School

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Reviews
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Grades
K-12
Students
84
Type
Public
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This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, have below average college readiness measures, ... More

Academics
8/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
English
70%
State avg: 48%
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Math
38%
State avg: 37%
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Science
56%
State avg: 50%
Details
2/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
93%
State avg: 82%
Percent of graduates who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
0%
State avg: 43%
SAT participation rate
7%
State avg: 42%
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Student progress
This section shows how much academic progress (also called “growth”) students at this school are making given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

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Equity
6/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Worth a deeper look:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing about as well as other students in the state, but this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
76%
Hispanic
8%
Black
6%
Two or more races
5%
Asian
4%
Filipino
1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
28 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
100%
State avg: 91%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 98%
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Neighborhood
4507 Del Rio Road
Atascadero, CA 93422
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