Yosemite High School

50200 Rd 427,

Oakhurst, CA, 93644-9506

Tel: (559)683-4667
Grades: 9-12

785 students

Yosemite High School serves 785 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Yosemite High School operates within the Yosemite Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 785 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 785 students
Yosemite High School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Yosemite High School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade Yosemite High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 22:1
Yosemite High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
4%
1%
Yosemite High School American Indian (2007-2012)
Asian
2%
11%
Yosemite High School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
14%
52%
Yosemite High School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Yosemite High School Black (2007-2009)
White
73%
26%
Yosemite High School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Yosemite High School Sch Ethnicity Yosemite 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.
0.45 0.64
Yosemite High School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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%
Yosemite High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2011)
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
Yosemite High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,202 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Yosemite Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,202 1,577
Yosemite Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2006)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Yosemite Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue n/a $19 MM
Yosemite Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2006)
District Spending n/a $18 MM
Yosemite Unified School District Spending (1990-2007)
District Revenue / Student n/a $11,099
Yosemite Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2006)
District Spending / Student n/a $10,975
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 Mountain View High (Continuation School) (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Oak Creek Intermediate (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakhurst Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oakhurst Mountain View High (Continuation School)
    Alternative School
    50407 Rd 427
    Oakhurst , CA , 93644
    (559)683-8801
    Alternative School
    0.2  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Oakhurst Ahwahnee High School
    Alternative School
    50407 Hangtree Ln
    Oakhurst , CA , 93644
    (559)683-4667
    Alternative School
    0.3  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Oakhurst Evergreen High School
    Alternative School
    49948 Rd 427
    Oakhurst , CA , 93644
    (559)683-4667
    Alternative School
    0.4  mi  |  41  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Oakhurst Campbell High Community Day
    Alternative School
    49948 Rd 427
    Oakhurst , CA , 93644
    (559)683-4667
    Alternative School
    0.4  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Oakhurst Oak Creek Intermediate
    40094 Indian Springs Rd
    Oakhurst , CA , 93644
    (559)642-1570
    0.6  mi  |  194  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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