Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School

Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School serves 563 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School operates within the Black Oak Mine Unified School District.
Black Oak Mine Unified School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 563 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 563 students
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 21:1 25:1
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
1%
11%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
9%
53%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
88%
25%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.22 0.65
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
33%
49%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
7%
9%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Black Oak Mine Unified School District's student population of 1,357 students has decreased by 17% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,894 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Black Oak Mine Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 1,357 1,537
Black Oak Mine Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 83%
Black Oak Mine Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $20 MM n/a
Black Oak Mine Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $20 MM n/a
Black Oak Mine Unified School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,894 n/a
Black Oak Mine Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,002 n/a
Black Oak Mine Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 American River Charter (4.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is American River Charter (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is American River Charter (4.7 miles away)
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