Nevada Union High School

Tel: (530)273-4431
Grades: 9-12

2,048 students

Nevada Union High School serves 2,048 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Nevada Union High School operates within the Nevada Joint Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 2048 students has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,048 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 82 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 25:1 22:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
2%
11%
Hispanic
8%
52%
White
85%
26%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.27 0.42
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.
22%
48%
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.
3%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,366 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
School District Name Nevada Joint Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 3,366 1,667
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
District Total Revenue $44 MM $19 MM
District Spending $39 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,433 $11,099
District Spending / Student $10,095 $10,975
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 Nu Technical High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lyman Gilmore Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Margaret G. Scotten Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Grass ValleyNu Technical High School
    Alternative School
    11761 Ridge Rd
    Grass ValleyCA 95945
    (530)273-4431
    Alternative School

    0 mi | 41 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Grass ValleySierra Academy Of Expeditionary Learning
    Charter School
    11645 Ridge Rd
    Grass ValleyCA 95945
    (530)273-3351
    Charter School

    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Grass ValleyWilliam & Marian Ghidotti High School
    Alternative School
    250 Sierra College Dr
    Grass ValleyCA 95945
    (530)274-5270
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | 176 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Grass ValleyBitney College Preparatory High School
    Charter School
    135 Joerschke Dr
    Grass ValleyCA 95945
    (530)477-1235
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 84 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Grass ValleyInspire High School
    Alternative School
    12338 Mccourtney Rd
    Grass ValleyCA 95949
    (530)272-5464
    Alternative School

    1.1 mi | 2 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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