Anderson High School

  • Anderson High School serves 611 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Anderson High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Anderson High School's student population of 611 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students611 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Anderson High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Anderson High School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7215 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:124:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
23%
54%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
63%
24%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.41
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Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnderson Union High School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anderson Anderson Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 473 students
    0.2 miles
    1646 W. Ferry St.
    Anderson, CA 96007
    (530)378-7060
    0.2 5-8 473
  • Anderson North Valley High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 52 students
    0.2 miles
    20083 Olinda Rd.
    Anderson, CA 96007
    (530)365-6054
    0.2 9-12 52
  • Anderson Oakview High (alternative) Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 90 students
    0.2 miles
    20083 Olinda Rd.
    Anderson, CA 96007
    (530)378-6895
    0.2 9-12 90
  • Anderson Cascade Community Day Alternative School
    Grades: K-6 | 10 students
    0.5 miles
    1500 Spruce St.
    Anderson, CA 96007
    (530)378-7056
    0.5 K-6 10
  • Anderson South County Community Day Alternative School
    Grades: 7-8
    0.5 miles
    1500 Spruce St
    Anderson, CA 96007
    (530)378-7000
    0.5 7-8 n/a

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