2201 Fruitland Ave.
Atwater, CA 95301
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Atwater High School serves 2,015 students in grades 9-12.
Atwater 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Atwater High School's student population of 2,015 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,015 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
92 teachers
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School Rankings

Atwater High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Atwater High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7420 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
79%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
15%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Graduation Rate
95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,015 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36

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