Bret Harte Union High School District

323 S. Main St.
Angels Camp, CA 95221
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Bret Harte Union High School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 642 students in Bret Harte Union High School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Bret Harte Union High School District have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the California public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
2 Schools
10,378 Schools
# Students
642 Students
5,877,829 Students
# Teachers
37 Teachers
267,754 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Bret Harte Union High School District, which is ranked #804 of all 1,939 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CA)
#853 out of 1941 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Bret Harte Union High  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bret Harte Union High  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50-54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bret Harte Union High  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
29%
≥95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bret Harte Union High  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.48
0.63
# American Indian Students
9 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# Asian Students
8 Students
696,650 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# Hispanic Students
143 Students
3,281,593 Students
% Hispanic Students
22%
56%
# Black Students
4 Students
296,698 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
439 Students
1,235,110 Students
% White Students
68%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
39 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
-
469,575
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
408,278
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
421,129
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
426,453
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
432,771
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
440,675
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
440,627
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
434,997
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
455,821
# Students in 9th Grade:
174
484,176
# Students in 10th Grade:
167
494,854
# Students in 11th Grade:
169
478,576
# Students in 12th Grade:
132
489,879
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,950 is higher than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,269 is higher than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$15 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bret Harte Union High  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$13 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Bret Harte Union High  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$23,950
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bret Harte Union High  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$20,269
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bret Harte Union High  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Bret Harte Union High School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bret Harte Union High School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
364 Murphys Grade Rd.
Altaville, CA 95221
(209) 736-2507
Grades: 9-12
| 600 students
Rank: #22.
Vallecito Continuation High School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
364 Murphys Grade Rd.
Altaville, CA 95221
(209) 736-2507
Grades: 9-12
| 42 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Bret Harte Union High School District?
Bret Harte Union High School District manages 2 public schools serving 642 students.
What is the rank of Bret Harte Union High School District?
Bret Harte Union High School District is ranked #804 out of 1,939 school districts in California (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of California school districts for: Highest graduation rate (Top 10%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Bret Harte Union High School District?
68% of Bret Harte Union High School District students are White, 22% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Bret Harte Union High School District?
Bret Harte Union High School District has a student/teacher ratio of 17:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Bret Harte Union High School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $20,269 is higher than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: 09-12
  • Enrollment: 642 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in CA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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