This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, ... More are making below average year-over-year academic improvement, and more information about this school can be found below.
Academics
1/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This suggests that students at this school are likely not performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Test scores are important to look at because they indicate where students are performing compared to grade-level standards. Ask the school what... More it's doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
8%
State avg: 38%
Details
English
27%
State avg: 49%
Details
2/10
Academic progress
How much did this school help its students improve from one year to the next? This rating compares schools with similar proficiency levels to measure student progress over time.

Very concerning:

Students at this school are making far less academic progress from one grade to the next compared to students at other schools in the state.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
46%
White
44%
Two or more races
4%
Black
1%
Asian
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
Filipino
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
86%
State avg: 91%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 98%
Show more Teachers & staff
Neighborhood
4025 Foothill Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93110
Map of Open Alternative School address. Map of Open Alternative School address. Map of Open Alternative School address.
Was this useful? YesNo
Last modified: May 3, 2017
Owl
Top