Nevada Union High School

Tel: (530)273-4431
Grades 9-12
1,907 students
Nevada Union High School serves 1,907 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Nevada Union High School operates within the Nevada Joint Union High School District.
Nevada Joint Union High School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1907 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,907 students
Nevada Union High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Nevada Union High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Nevada Union High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Nevada Union High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 25:1
Nevada Union High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Nevada Union High School American Indian Students (1994-2014)
Asian
1%
11%
Nevada Union High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
9%
53%
Nevada Union High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
85%
25%
Nevada Union High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Nevada Union High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.27 0.42
Nevada Union 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.
25%
49%
Nevada Union High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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%
Nevada Union High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Nevada Joint Union High School District's student population of 3,176 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,285 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,989 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Nevada Joint Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 3,176 1,537
Nevada Joint Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 83%
Nevada Joint Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $17 MM
Nevada Joint Union High School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $34 MM $18 MM
Nevada Joint Union High School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,285 $10,238
Nevada Joint Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,989 $10,739
Nevada Joint Union High School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Nu Technical High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lyman Gilmore Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Margaret G. Scotten Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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    1.5 miles
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    Grass ValleyCA 95945
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