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    Find more schools operated by: Sunol Glen Unified

    Bay Area School For Independent Study

    Location Address:
    39899 Balentine Drive Suite 20 Newark, California 94560 Phone Number: 9168476481
    Mailing Address:
    39899 Balentine Drive Suite 20 Newark, CA 94560
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Sunol Glen Unified State Agency ID 0175119
    School Type Regular School State School ID 0130641
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 06001
    County Alameda Locale Rural
    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 425 Student Teacher Ratio 25.8
    Bay Area School For Independent Study Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 36
    Kindergarten Students 39 8th Grade Students 35
    1st Grade Students 39 9th Grade Students 28
    2nd Grade Students 31 10th Grade Students 29
    3rd Grade Students 36 11th Grade Students 17
    4th Grade Students 35 12th Grade Students 24
    5th Grade Students 36 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 40 Total Students 425
    Bay Area School For Independent Study Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 0 0 0
    Asian/Pacific Islander 9 13 22
    Hispanic 10 13 23
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 34 27 61
    White (Non-Hispanic) 88 73 161