Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School

5101 Garden Valley Rd

Garden Valley, CA 95633-0175

Grades: 7-12

643 students

Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School serves 643 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School operates within the Black Oak Mine Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 643 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 643 students
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 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 20:1 22:1
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
2%
1%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
2%
11%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
7%
52%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
89%
26%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.20 0.42
Golden Sierra Junior Senior 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.
36%
48%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior 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%
Golden Sierra Junior Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,551 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,160 is less than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,638 is higher than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 71% over four years.
School District Name Black Oak Mine Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 1,551 1,667
Black Oak Mine Unf School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
Black Oak Mine Unf School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $19 MM
Black Oak Mine Unf School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $18 MM
Black Oak Mine Unf School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,160 $11,099
Black Oak Mine Unf School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,638 $10,975
Black Oak Mine Unf School District 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 American River Charter (4.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is American River Charter (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Georgetown Elementary School (4.7 miles away)
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  • GeorgetownGeorgetown Elementary School
    6530 Wentworth Springs Rd
    GeorgetownCA 95634
    (530)333-8320
    4.7 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 274 students                      
  • GeorgetownAmerican River Charter
    Charter School
    6620 Wentworth Springs Rd
    GeorgetownCA 95634
    (530)333-8340
    Charter School

    4.7 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 147 students                      
  • GreenwoodDivide High School
    Alternative School
    4405 Hwy 193
    GreenwoodCA 95635
    (530)333-8315
    Alternative School

    4.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 24 students                      
  • PlacervilleGold Trail Middle School
    889 Cold Springs Rd
    PlacervilleCA 95667
    (530)626-2595
    5.6 mi | Gr. 4-8 | 312 students                      
  • PlacervilleSutters Mill Primary
    4801 Luneman Rd
    PlacervilleCA 95667
    (530)626-2591
    6.7 mi | Gr. KG-3 | 256 students                      

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