Fresno Unified School District

2309 Tulare St.
Fresno, CA 93721-2287
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Fresno Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 100 public schools serving 69,825 students in Fresno Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Fresno Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Fresno Unified School District are Manchester Gate, Edison Computech Middle School and Design Science Middle College High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Fresno Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 92% 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
100 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
69,825 Students
5,952,849 Students
# Teachers
2,153 Teachers
264,836 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
32:1
32:1

District Rank

Fresno Unified School District, which is ranked #1251 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 86% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1275 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fresno Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fresno 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fresno 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fresno Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.50
0.63
# American Indian Students
394 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
7,776 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
11%
12%
# Hispanic Students
48,230 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
69%
56%
# Black Students
5,560 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
8%
5%
# White Students
5,831 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
8%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
259 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,756 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
5,918
458,222
# Students in 1st Grade:
5,687
423,251
# Students in 2nd Grade:
5,680
429,440
# Students in 3rd Grade:
5,657
436,251
# Students in 4th Grade:
5,813
443,978
# Students in 5th Grade:
5,774
446,282
# Students in 6th Grade:
5,371
437,766
# Students in 7th Grade:
5,485
457,689
# Students in 8th Grade:
5,157
465,106
# Students in 9th Grade:
5,363
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
4,958
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
4,529
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
4,433
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,023 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,615 is less than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$1,119 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fresno Unified  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)
$1,090 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Fresno Unified  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
$16,023
$19,734
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fresno Unified  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
$15,615
$19,832
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fresno Unified  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 Fresno Unified School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Manchester Gate
Math: 94% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2307 E. Dakota Ave.
Fresno, CA 93726
(559) 248-7220
Grades: 2-6
| 714 students
Rank: #22.
Edison Computech Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
555 E. Belgravia
Fresno, CA 93706
(559) 457-2640
Grades: 7-8
| 826 students
Rank: #33.
Design Science Middle College High School
Alternative School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1101 E Univ Ave
Fresno, CA 93741
(559) 489-2270
Grades: 9-12
| 266 students
Rank: #44.
Morris E. Dailey Charter Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3135 N. Harrison Ave.
Fresno, CA 93704
(559) 248-7060
Grades: K-5
| 379 students
Rank: #55.
Forkner Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7120 N. Valentine Ave.
Fresno, CA 93711
(559) 451-4490
Grades: K-6
| 481 students
Rank: #66.
Malloch Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2251 W. Morris Ave.
Fresno, CA 93711
(559) 451-4530
Grades: K-6
| 447 students
Rank: #77.
Akira Yokomi Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2323 E. Mckenzie
Fresno, CA 93701
(559) 457-6140
Grades: K-6
| 730 students
Rank: #88.
Phillip J Patino School Of Entrepreneurship
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2000 E. Cambridge Ave.
Fresno, CA 93703
(559) 248-7360
Grades: 9-12
| 264 students
Rank: #99.
Baird Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5500 N. Maroa Ave.
Fresno, CA 93704
(559) 451-4310
Grades: 5-8
| 602 students
Rank: #1010.
Bullard Talent
Math: 51% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4950 N. Harrison Ave.
Fresno, CA 93704
(559) 248-7030
Grades: K-8
| 761 students
Rank: #1111.
Starr Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1780 W. Sierra Ave.
Fresno, CA 93711
(559) 451-4560
Grades: K-6
| 343 students
Rank: #1212.
Mccardle Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
577 E. Sierra Ave.
Fresno, CA 93710
(559) 451-4540
Grades: K-6
| 477 students
Rank: #1313.
Ann B. Leavenworth
Math: 48% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4420 E. Thomas Ave.
Fresno, CA 93702
(559) 253-6490
Grades: K-6
| 823 students
Rank: #1414.
Irwin O. Addicott Elementary School
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4784 E. Dayton Ave.
Fresno, CA 93726
(559) 253-6640
Grades: K-8
| 43 students
Rank: #1515.
Edith B. Storey Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5250 E. Church Ave.
Fresno, CA 93725
(559) 253-6530
Grades: K-6
| 928 students
Rank: #1616.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
202 N. Mariposa St.
Fresno, CA 93701
(559) 457-2960
Grades: K-6
| 461 students
Rank: #1717.
Edison High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
540 E. Ca Ave.
Fresno, CA 93706
(559) 457-2650
Grades: 9-12
| 2,617 students
Rank: #1818.
Gibson Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1266 W. Barstow Ave.
Fresno, CA 93711
(559) 451-4500
Grades: K-6
| 443 students
Rank: #1919.
Figarden Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6235 N. Brawley Ave.
Fresno, CA 93722
(559) 451-4480
Grades: K-6
| 557 students
Rank: #2020.
Kratt Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
650 W. Sierra Ave.
Fresno, CA 93704
(559) 451-4510
Grades: K-6
| 547 students
Rank: #2121.
Vang Pao Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4100 E. Heaton Ave.
Fresno, CA 93702
(559) 457-3380
Grades: K-6
| 852 students
Rank: #2222.
Sunset Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1755 S. Crystal Ave.
Fresno, CA 93706
(559) 457-3310
Grades: K-6
| 387 students
Rank: #2323.
Winchell Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3722 E. Lowe St.
Fresno, CA 93702
(559) 457-3440
Grades: K-6
| 684 students
Rank: #2424.
Wishon Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3857 E. Harvard Ave.
Fresno, CA 93703
(559) 248-7330
Grades: K-6
| 504 students
Rank: #2525.
Ezekiel Balderas Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4625 E. Florence Ave.
Fresno, CA 93725
(559) 253-6420
Grades: K-6
| 637 students
Rank: #2626.
Eaton Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1451 E. Sierra Ave.
Fresno, CA 93710
(559) 451-4470
Grades: K-6
| 466 students
Rank: #2727.
Ewing Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4873 E. Olive Ave.
Fresno, CA 93727
(559) 253-6460
Grades: K-6
| 817 students
Rank: #2828.
Ericson Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4774 E. Yale Ave.
Fresno, CA 93703
(559) 253-6450
Grades: K-6
| 710 students
Rank: #2929.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1100 Mono St.
Fresno, CA 93706
(559) 457-3010
Grades: K-6
| 564 students
Rank: #3030.
Cooper Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2277 W. Bellaire Way
Fresno, CA 93705
(559) 248-7050
Grades: 6-8
| 563 students
Rank: #3131.
Webster Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2600 E. Tyler
Fresno, CA 93701
(559) 457-3430
Grades: K-6
| 334 students
Rank: #3232.
Burroughs Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
166 N. Sierra Vista Ave.
Fresno, CA 93702
(559) 253-6430
Grades: K-6
| 752 students
Rank: #3333.
Jackson Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3750 E. Platt Ave.
Fresno, CA 93702
(559) 457-2950
Grades: K-6
| 395 students
Rank: #3434.
Birney Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3034 E. Cornell Ave.
Fresno, CA 93703
(559) 248-7000
Grades: K-6
| 765 students
Rank: #3535.
David L. Greenberg Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5081 E. Ln. Ave.
Fresno, CA 93727
(559) 253-6550
Grades: K-6
| 563 students
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 100 schools
  • Grades: K-12
  • Enrollment: 69,825 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 32:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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