Sierra Pass (Continuation) High School is located in Loyalton, CA and is one of 4 high schools in Sierra-plumas Joint Unified School District. It is a alt. school that serves 3 students in grades 10-11.
Alternative schools are public schools that offer nontraditional education for students whose needs cannot be met in a regular, special education, or vocational school. While alternative schools are distinct from regular, special education, and vocational schools in their teaching approach or classroom environment, they can provide similar services and/or curriculum for students. Alternative schools include schools for potential dropouts, residential treatment centers for substance abuse, schools for chronic truants, and schools for students with behavioral problems. See Sierra Pass (Continuation) High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2010, Sierra Pass (Continuation) High School had 4 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) is used to measure student mastery of specific skills as determined by the state. Students must pass both sections of the exam in order to graduate from high school.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Each student is assessed in grade 10 in English language arts and math. Students can retake the exam up to five times after grade 10.
How is it Scored?
The CAHSEE is an untimed pass/fail test. The goal is for all students to pass both sections of the test.
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