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  • Home Schooling vs. Public School

    Even though using home schooling as a method of educating your child is not nearly as popular as it once was, it is still as somewhat common option for your child’s education that is all too often left unexplored. However, you are probably going to be curious as to how it stacks up against your [...]

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    Horizon Instructional Systems Charter

    Location Address:
    2800 Nicolaus Rd., Suite 100 Lincoln, California 95648 Phone Number: 9166456399
    Mailing Address:
    P.O. Box 48900 Lincoln, CA 95648
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Western Placer Unified State Agency ID 3166951
    School Type Regular School State School ID 3130168
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 06061
    County Placer Locale Urban Fringe of a Large City
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Not Title I Eligible School
    School Level Other Level of School School-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered KG Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 12 Charter School Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 0 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 0
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 0 Migrant Students 0
    Total Students 3463 Student Teacher Ratio 21.1
    Horizon Instructional Systems Charter Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 282
    Kindergarten Students 192 8th Grade Students 265
    1st Grade Students 227 9th Grade Students 261
    2nd Grade Students 229 10th Grade Students 357
    3rd Grade Students 234 11th Grade Students 354
    4th Grade Students 246 12th Grade Students 282
    5th Grade Students 266 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 268 Total Students 3463
    Horizon Instructional Systems Charter Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 27 18 45
    Asian/Pacific Islander 33 35 68
    Hispanic 106 136 242
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 45 57 102
    White (Non-Hispanic) 1307 1415 2722