Las Plumas High School

2380 Las Plumas Ave

Oroville, CA 95966-7305

Tel: (530)538-2310
Grades: 9-12

1,177 students

Las Plumas High School serves 1,177 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Las Plumas High School operates within the Oroville Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 1177 students has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,177 students
Las Plumas High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Las Plumas High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Las Plumas High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.68 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 24:1 22:1
Las Plumas High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
4%
1%
Las Plumas High School American Indian (1988-2013)
Asian
11%
11%
Las Plumas High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
25%
52%
Las Plumas High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
1%
7%
Las Plumas High School Black (1988-2013)
White
49%
26%
Las Plumas High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
10%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Las Plumas High School Sch Ethnicity Las Plumas High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.68 0.42
Las Plumas High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
55%
48%
Las Plumas High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
9%
8%
Las Plumas High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,585 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name Oroville Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,585 1,667
Oroville Union High School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
Oroville Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $19 MM
District Spending $34 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,616 $11,099
Oroville Union High School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,672 $10,975
Oroville Union High School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oroville High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Golden Hills Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakdale Heights Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OrovilleOakdale Heights Elementary School
    2255 Las Plumas Ave
    OrovilleCA 95966
    (530)532-3004
    0.2 mi | 442 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • OrovilleHelen M. Wilcox Elementary School
    5737 Autrey Ln
    OrovilleCA 95966
    (530)533-7626
    0.4 mi | 580 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • OrovilleGolden Hills Elementary School
    2400 Via Canela
    OrovilleCA 95966
    (530)532-6000
    0.6 mi | 284 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • OrovilleWyandotte Avenue Elementary School
    2800 Wyandotte Ave
    OrovilleCA 95966
    (530)532-3007
    1.4 mi | 284 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • OrovilleSierra Del Oro
    2900 Wyandotte Ave
    OrovilleCA 95966
    (530)532-5690
    1.4 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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