Eureka City Schools School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 public schools in Eureka City Schools School District, serving 3,869 students.
  • Public school in Eureka City School School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
  • The top ranked public schools in Eureka City Schools School District are Eureka Senior High School, Washington Elementary School and Catherine L. Zane Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is less than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameEureka City Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.eurekacityschools.org
School District Phone Number(707)441-2414
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools9 Schools10,323 Schools
# of Students3,869 Students6,196,381 Students
# of Teachers179 Teachers264,762 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1

District Comparison

  • Eureka City Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Eureka City Schools  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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Eureka City Schools  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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Eureka City Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.710.64
# of American Indian Students209 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
1%
# of Asian Students457 Students719,628 Students
% Asian Students
12%
12%
# of Hispanic Students866 Students3,366,787 Students
% Hispanic Students
22%
54%
# of Black Students86 Students337,803 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# of White Students1,835 Students1,437,368 Students
% White Students
48%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students57 Students28,797 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
2%
1%
# of Two or more races Students359 Students273,034 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:308530,332
# of Students in 1st Grade:259455,112
# of Students in 2nd Grade:254454,412
# of Students in 3rd Grade:270446,053
# of Students in 4th Grade:269465,277
# of Students in 5th Grade:258470,673
# of Students in 6th Grade:283484,739
# of Students in 7th Grade:384474,585
# of Students in 8th Grade:329472,087
# of Students in 9th Grade:352493,582
# of Students in 10th Grade:301481,886
# of Students in 11th Grade:325473,644
# of Students in 12th Grade:277485,844
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,845 is higher than the state average of $10,675. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,382 is higher than the state average of $10,743. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$40 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of Eureka City Schools  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$42 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Eureka City Schools  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,845$10,675
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Eureka City Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,382$10,743
This chart display average spending per public school student in Eureka City Schools  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Eureka City Schools School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Alice Birney Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    717 S. Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)441-2495

    Grades: K-5 | 403 students
  • Catherine L. Zane Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2155 S St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)441-2470

    Grades: 6-8 | 591 students
  • Eureka Senior High School Math: 32% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1915 J St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)441-2508

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,130 student
  • Grant Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3901 G St.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)441-2552

    Grades: K-5 | 298 students
  • Lafayette Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3100 Park St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)441-2482

    Grades: K-5 | 302 students
  • Pacific View Charter 2.0 Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    115 Henderson St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)269-9490

    Grades: K-12 | 191 students
  • Washington Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3322 Dolbeer St.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)441-2547

    Grades: K-5 | 507 students
  • Winship Middle School Math: 9% | Reading: 23%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2500 Cypress Ave.
    Eureka, CA 95503
    (707)441-2487

    Grades: 6-8 | 375 students
  • Zoe Barnum High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    216 W. Harris St.
    Eureka, CA 95501
    (707)441-2467

    Grades: 10-12 | 72 students
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