Ferndale High School

Ferndale High School serves 151 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Ferndale High School operates within the Ferndale Unified School District.
Ferndale Unified School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 151 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 151 students
Ferndale High School Total Students (1996-2014)
Gender % Ferndale High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Ferndale High School Total Teachers (1995-2014)
Students by Grade Ferndale High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 25:1
Ferndale High School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.29 0.65
Ferndale High School Diversity Score (1996-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
24%
49%
Ferndale High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
9%
Ferndale High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Ferndale Unified School District's student population of 508 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 84% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,871 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,161 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Ferndale Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 508 1,757
Ferndale Unified School District Students Managed (1995-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 83%
Ferndale Unified School District Graduation Rate (2006-2014)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $17 MM
Ferndale Unified School District District Total Revenue (1995-2014)
District Spending $5 MM $18 MM
Ferndale Unified School District District Spending (1995-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,871 $10,238
Ferndale Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,161 $10,739
Ferndale Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Fortuna Union High School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fortuna Middle School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ferndale Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FerndaleFerndale Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 357 students
    0.6 miles
    164 Shaw Ave
    FerndaleCA 95536
    (707)786-5300
    0.6KG-8357
  • LoletaLoleta Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 112 students
    4.7 miles
    700 Loleta Dr
    LoletaCA 95551
    (707)733-5705
    4.7KG-8112
  • FortunaFortuna Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 252 students
    5.4 miles
    843 L St
    FortunaCA 95540
    (707)725-3415
    5.45-8252
  • FortunaFortuna Union High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 844 students
    5.6 miles
    379 12th St
    FortunaCA 95540
    (707)725-4461
    5.69-12844
  • FortunaEast High (Continuation School)Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 85 students
    5.8 miles
    392 16th St
    FortunaCA 95540
    (707)725-4461
    5.810-1285

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