Point Arena High School

Point Arena High School serves 171 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Point Arena High School operates within the Point Arena Joint Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 171 students has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 171 students
Point Arena High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Point Arena High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Point Arena High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 22:1
Point Arena High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
6%
1%
Point Arena High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
11%
Point Arena High School Asian (1990-2011)
Hispanic
35%
52%
Point Arena High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
7%
Point Arena High School Black (1988-2012)
White
55%
26%
Point Arena High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Point Arena High School Sch Ethnicity Point Arena 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.
0.58 1.15
Point Arena 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%
Point Arena 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
Point Arena High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 184 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Point Arena Joint Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 184 1,671
Point Arena Joint Union High School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
District Total Revenue n/a $19 MM
Point Arena Joint Union High School District Total Revenue (1990-2004)
District Spending n/a $18 MM
Point Arena Joint Union High School District Spending (1990-2004)
District Revenue / Student n/a $11,099
Point Arena Joint Union High School District Revenue / Student (1990-2004)
District Spending / Student n/a $10,975
Point Arena Joint Union High School District Spending / Student (1990-2004)
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 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 Students Grades
  • Point Arena Arena Elementary School
    20 School St
    Point Arena , CA , 95468
    (707)882-2131
    0.1  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Point Arena South Coast Continuation High School
    Alternative School
    185 Lake St
    Point Arena , CA , 95468
    (707)882-2307
    Alternative School
    0.2  mi  |  13  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Point Arena Pacific Community Charter
    Charter School
    10 Lake St
    Point Arena , CA , 95468
    (707)882-4131
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  91  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Manchester Manchester Elementary School
    19550 South Hwy 1
    Manchester , CA , 95459
    (707)882-2374
    5  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Elk Greenwood Elementary School
    5150 South Hwy 1
    Elk , CA , 95432
    (707)877-3361
    18  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-3

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