Oroville High School

1535 Bridge St

Oroville, CA 95966-5060

Tel: (530)538-2320
Grades: 9-12

1,154 students

Oroville High School serves 1,154 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Oroville High School operates within the Oroville Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 1154 students has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,154 students
Oroville High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Oroville High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Oroville High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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
Oroville High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
6%
1%
Oroville High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
26%
11%
Oroville High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
11%
52%
Oroville High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
7%
Oroville High School Black (1988-2012)
White
51%
26%
Oroville High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Oroville High School Sch Ethnicity Oroville 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.
0.66 0.42
Oroville High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Oroville High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Oroville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,749 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Oroville Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,749 1,671
Oroville Union High School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Oroville Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $19 MM
Oroville Union High School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $34 MM $18 MM
Oroville Union High School District Spending (1990-2009)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Learning Community Charter (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Learning Community Charter (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stanford Avenue Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oroville Stanford Avenue Elementary School
    1801 Stanford Ave
    Oroville , CA 95966
    (530)532-3006
    0.5  mi  |  604  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Oroville Learning Community Charter
    Charter School
    1859 Bird St
    Oroville , CA 95965
    (530)532-5644
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  431  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Oroville Butte County Special Education
    Special Education School
    1859 Bird St
    Oroville , CA 95965
    (530)532-5792
    Special Education School
    0.6  mi  |  78  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Oroville Bird Street Elementary School
    1421 Bird St
    Oroville , CA 95965
    (530)532-3001
    0.8  mi  |  191  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Oroville Central Middle School
    2565 Mesa Ave
    Oroville , CA 95966
    (530)532-3002
    0.9  mi  |  311  students  |  Gr.  7-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended January 19, 2012 - No i would not send any of my future grand-kids there.Both my daughters went there.One asked to be home schooled by her 10th grade yr.By my the time my youngest was in her 10th grade yr she was hooked on pot and meth.Told me easy to score at school.I received no help from teachers or staff.They acted as if there was no problems in there school.My youngest is now home schooled and off drugs,thanks to no help from oroville high.So if you want your kid left behind send them if not home school. - Posted by Parent

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Did You Know?
Oroville, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.56, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Oroville is Wyandotte Avenue Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.