Puente Success Data

CALIFORNIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (CCC) PROGRAM
In 2009-10, the transfer rate of PUENTE participants was 56%, compared to 44% for all CCC students and 34% of educationally disadvantaged students. The number of transfers to four-year college or university continues to increase: 573 PUENTE Community College participants transferred in 2009 compared to 397 in 2001, approximately a 44% increase.

PUENTE HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAM
PUENTE students passed the California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) at a significantly higher rate than all students statewide- 97% of PUENTE students passed the English exam compared to 81% in the state, and 96% passed the Math exam compared to 81% in the state.