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Independent Study, Sojourner Truth School

Preschool | Grades 1-12 | Oakland Unified
8251 Fontaine St
Oakland, CA 94605
(510) 729-4308

About This School

Independent Study, Sojourner Truth School is located in Oakland, CA and is one of 170 schools in Oakland Unified School District. It is a alt. school that serves 129 students in grades 1-12.

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 Independent Study, Sojourner Truth School's test results to learn more about school performance.

A school's Academic Performance Index (API) is a scale that ranges from 200 to 1000 and is calculated from the school's performance in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet.

Independent Study, Sojourner Truth School had an API growth score of 586 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Independent Study, Sojourner Truth School's 2012 base score was 550 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.

In 2010, Independent Study, Sojourner Truth School had 16 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.

Student Ethnicity (2011)

Students (2011)

129

Students Per Teacher (2010)

Female/Male (2011)

64% 36%

Subsidized Lunch (2011)

67.4%
eligible

District Spending (2010)

$9,733
per student
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All Grades Algebra I Performance

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