Point Arena High School

Point Arena High School serves 153 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Point Arena High School operates within the Point Arena Joint Union High School District.

School Overview

The student population of 153 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 153 students
Point Arena High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Point Arena High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Point Arena High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Point Arena High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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 12:1 25:1
Point Arena High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
5%
1%
Point Arena High School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
11%
Point Arena High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
43%
53%
Point Arena High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
49%
25%
Point Arena High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Point Arena High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Point Arena High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.58 0.42
Point Arena High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
52%
49%
Point Arena High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
18%
9%
Point Arena High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 165 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
School District Name Point Arena Joint Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 165 1,757
Point Arena Joint Union High School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 83%
District Total Revenue n/a $17 MM
Point Arena Joint Union High School District District Total Revenue (1990-2004)
District Spending n/a $18 MM
Point Arena Joint Union High School District District Spending (1990-2004)
District Revenue / Student n/a $10,238
Point Arena Joint Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2004)
District Spending / Student n/a $10,739
Point Arena Joint Union High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2004)
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 South Coast Continuation High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pacific Community Charter (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arena Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Point ArenaArena Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 262 students20 Sch St
    Point ArenaCA 95468
    (707)882-2131
    0.1KG-8262
  • Point ArenaSouth Coast Continuation High School
    Alternative School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 12 students185 Lake St
    Point ArenaCA 95468
    (707)882-2307
    0.29-1212
  • Point ArenaPacific Community Charter
    Charter School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 84 students10 Lake St
    Point ArenaCA 95468
    (707)882-4131
    0.4KG-1284
  • ManchesterManchester Elementary School
    5 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 57 students19550 South Hwy 1
    ManchesterCA 95459
    (707)882-2374
    5KG-857
  • ElkGreenwood Elementary School
    18 miles | Grades: KG-35150 South Hwy 1
    ElkCA 95432
    (707)877-3361
    18KG-3n/a

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