Ferndale High School

1231 Main St,

Ferndale, CA, 95536-9416

Tel: (707)786-5900
Grades: 9-12

138 students

Ferndale High School serves 138 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Ferndale High School operates within the Ferndale Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 138 students has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 138 students
Ferndale High School Total Students (1995-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Ferndale High School Total Classroom Teachers (1995-2012)
Students by Grade Ferndale 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 0.37 is less 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 13:1 22:1
Ferndale High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1995-2012)
American Indian
5%
1%
Ferndale High School American Indian (1998-2012)
Asian
n/a
11%
Ferndale High School Asian (1995-2011)
Hispanic
15%
52%
Ferndale High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Ferndale High School Black (2000-2010)
White
78%
26%
Ferndale High School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ferndale High School Sch Ethnicity Ferndale 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.
0.37 0.42
Ferndale High School Diversity Score (1995-2012)
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%
Ferndale High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2011)
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
Ferndale High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 484 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Ferndale Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 484 1,671
Ferndale Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1995-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Ferndale Unified School District Graduation Rate (2006-2008)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $19 MM
Ferndale Unified School District Total Revenue (1995-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $18 MM
Ferndale Unified School District Spending (1995-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,029 $11,099
Ferndale Unified School District Revenue / Student (1995-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,772 $10,975
Ferndale Unified School District Spending / Student (1995-2009)
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 Fortuna Union High School (5.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Fortuna Middle School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ferndale Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ferndale Ferndale Elementary School
    164 Shaw Ave
    Ferndale , CA , 95536
    (707)786-5300
    0.6  mi  |  346  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Loleta Loleta Elementary School
    700 Loleta Dr
    Loleta , CA , 95551
    (707)733-5705
    4.7  mi  |  83  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Fortuna Fortuna Middle School
    843 L St
    Fortuna , CA , 95540
    (707)725-3415
    5.4  mi  |  209  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Fortuna Fortuna Union High School
    379 12th St
    Fortuna , CA , 95540
    (707)725-4461
    5.6  mi  |  836  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fortuna East High (Continuation School)
    Alternative School
    392 16th St
    Fortuna , CA , 95540
    (707)725-4461
    Alternative School
    5.8  mi  |  74  students  |  Gr.  10-12

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