Bret Harte Union High School

364 Murphys Grade Rd.
Altaville, CA 95221
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Bret Harte Union High School serves 646 students in grades 9-12.
Bret Harte Union High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Bret Harte Union High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Bret Harte Union High School's student population of 646 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students646 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Bret Harte Union High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bret Harte Union High School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3372 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
21%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
70%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.470.64
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBret Harte Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Bret Harte Union High School is Calaveras County Special Education (selpa) (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Altaville Calaveras County Special Education (selpa) Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 15 students
    0.2 miles
    185 S. Main St.
    Altaville, CA 95221
    (209) 736-6020
    0.2 K-12 15
  • Angels Camp Mark Twain Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 545 students
    0.4 miles
    646 Stanislaus Ave.
    Angels Camp, CA 95222
    (209) 736-6533
    0.4 K-8 545
  • Altaville John Vierra High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
    4.2 miles
    364 Murphys Grade Rd
    Altaville, CA 95221
    (209) 736-2507
    4.2 9-12 17
  • Altaville Vallecito Continuation High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 23 students
    4.2 miles
    364 Murphys Grade Rd
    Altaville, CA 95221
    (209) 736-2507
    4.2 9-12 23
  • Columbia Columbia Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 495 students
    6.3 miles
    22540 Parrotts Ferry Rd.
    Columbia, CA 95310
    (209) 533-7700
    6.3 K-8 495

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