Colusa Unified School District

745 10th St.
Colusa, CA 95932-2220
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 1,077 students in Colusa Unified School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in California.
Public Elementary Schools in Colusa Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the California public elementary school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public elementary school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
5 Schools
7,688 Schools
# Students
1,531 Students
3,823,691 Students
# Teachers
73 Teachers
173,564 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Colusa Unified School District, which is ranked #1048 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 85-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CA)
#1076 out of 1941 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Colusa Unified  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
26%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Colusa Unified  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.
39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colusa Unified  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.
85-89%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Colusa Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.43
0.63
# American Indian Students
47 Students
17,644 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
n/a
# Asian Students
19 Students
438,824 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# Hispanic Students
1,113 Students
2,121,275 Students
% Hispanic Students
73%
56%
# Black Students
20 Students
196,205 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
307 Students
807,801 Students
% White Students
20%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
15,388 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
18 Students
222,553 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
126
467,614
# Students in 1st Grade:
133
408,263
# Students in 2nd Grade:
92
421,114
# Students in 3rd Grade:
107
426,435
# Students in 4th Grade:
93
432,748
# Students in 5th Grade:
116
440,654
# Students in 6th Grade:
113
440,527
# Students in 7th Grade:
110
307,721
# Students in 8th Grade:
134
321,532
# Students in 9th Grade:
147
40,526
# Students in 10th Grade:
125
37,922
# Students in 11th Grade:
115
36,984
# Students in 12th Grade:
120
41,633
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,208 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,282 is less than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$22 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Colusa Unified  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 (20-21)
$20 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Colusa Unified  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 (20-21)
$14,208
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Colusa Unified  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 (20-21)
$13,282
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Colusa Unified  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 Colusa Unified School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Colusa Alternative Home
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
745 10th St.
Colusa, CA 95932
(530) 458-2156
Grades: K-12
| 66 students
Rank: #22.
James M. Burchfield Primary
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
400 Fremont St.
Colusa, CA 95932
(530) 458-5853
Grades: K-3
| 456 students
Rank: #33.
George T. Egling Middle School
(Math: 26% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
813 Webster St.
Colusa, CA 95932
(530) 458-7631
Grades: 4-8
| 555 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 1,531 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • : 85-89% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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