Kaweah High School

21215 Ave 300,

Exeter, CA, 93221-9731

Tel: (559)592-9467
Grades: 9-12

54 students

Kaweah High School serves 54 students in grades 9-12.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Kaweah High School operates within the Exeter Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 54 students has declined by 12% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 54 students
Kaweah High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Kaweah High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2010)
Students by Grade Kaweah High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 n/a 22:1
Kaweah High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2010)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
11%
Kaweah High School Asian (1988-2007)
Hispanic
61%
52%
Kaweah High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Kaweah High School Black (1988-2005)
White
33%
26%
Kaweah High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kaweah High School Sch Ethnicity Kaweah 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.
0.52 0.64
Kaweah 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%
Kaweah 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
Kaweah High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,103 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Exeter Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 1,103 1,577
Exeter Union High School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Exeter Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue $13 MM $19 MM
Exeter Union High School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $13 MM $18 MM
Exeter Union High School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,420 $11,099
Exeter Union High School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,043 $10,975
Exeter 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 Exeter Independent Study (alternative) High School (3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Exeter Union Community Day (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rocky Hill Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Exeter Exeter Independent Study (alternative) High School
    Alternative School
    505 Rocky Hill Dr
    Exeter , CA , 93221
    (559)592-2127
    Alternative School
    3  mi  |  59  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Exeter Exeter Community Day
    Alternative School
    1107 East Rocky Hill Dr
    Exeter , CA , 93221
    (559)592-4420
    Alternative School
    3  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Exeter Exeter Union Community Day
    Alternative School
    313 Sequoia Dr
    Exeter , CA , 93221
    (559)592-4120
    Alternative School
    3.2  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Exeter Rocky Hill Elementary School
    313 Sequoia Dr
    Exeter , CA , 93221
    (559)592-5490
    3.2  mi  |  658  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Exeter Exeter High School
    505 Rocky Hill Dr
    Exeter , CA , 93221
    (559)592-2127
    3.2  mi  |  986  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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