Delano Joint Union High School District

1720 Norwalk St.
Delano, CA 93215-1456
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 4,222 students in Delano Joint Union High School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Delano Joint Union High School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Delano Joint Union High School District are Robert F. Kennedy High School, Delano High School and Cesar E. Chavez High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Delano Joint Union High School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
4 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
4,222 Students
5,952,849 Students
# Teachers
174 Teachers
264,836 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Delano Joint Union High School District, which is ranked #713 of all 1,873 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#729 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Delano Joint Union High  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Delano Joint 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Delano Joint 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
96%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Delano Joint Union High  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.22
0.63
# American Indian Students
5 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
414 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
10%
12%
# Hispanic Students
3,709 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
88%
56%
# Black Students
16 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
64 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
2%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
11 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
-
458,222
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
423,251
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
429,440
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
436,251
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
443,978
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
446,282
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
437,766
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
457,689
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
465,106
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,053
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,080
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
984
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,105
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,069 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,351 is less than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$72 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Delano Joint Union High  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$69 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Delano Joint Union High  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,069
$19,734
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Delano Joint Union High  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,351
$19,832
This chart display average spending per public school student in Delano Joint Union High  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Delano Joint Union High School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Robert F. Kennedy High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1401 Hiett Ave.
Delano, CA 93215
(661) 720-5117
Grades: 9-12
| 1,345 students
Rank: #22.
Delano High School
Math: 34% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1331 Cecil Ave.
Delano, CA 93215
(661) 720-4137
Grades: 9-12
| 1,273 students
Rank: #33.
Cesar E. Chavez High School
Math: 31% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
800 Browning Rd.
Delano, CA 93215
(661) 720-4501
Grades: 9-12
| 1,510 students
Rank: #44.
Valley High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1927 Randolph St.
Delano, CA 93215
(661) 720-4180
Grades: 9-12
| 94 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 4,222 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 5% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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