Gridley Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,056 students in Gridley Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Gridley Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Gridley Unified School District are Esperanza High (Continuation School), Wilson Elementary School and Sycamore Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Gridley Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Gridley Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
5 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
2,056 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
93 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

Gridley Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 988 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 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1024 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Gridley Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gridley 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)
44%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gridley 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
90-94%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gridley 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
0.56
0.64
# American Indian Students
6 Students
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
55 Students
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
3%
12%
# Hispanic Students
1,182 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
58%
54%
# Black Students
9 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
694 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
34%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
106 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
186
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
125
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
158
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
144
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
144
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
154
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
152
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
157
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
164
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
183
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
168
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
178
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
143
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,360 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,969. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,915 is less than the state median of $16,042. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$25 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gridley Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$25 MM
$29 MM
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Revenue / Student
$12,360
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gridley Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,915
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gridley Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Gridley Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Esperanza High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
581 Jackson St.
Gridley, CA 95948
(530) 846-4383
Grades: 9-12
| 35 students
Rank: #22.
Wilson Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
409 Magnolia St.
Gridley, CA 95948
(530) 846-3675
Grades: 2-5
| 601 students
Rank: #33.
Sycamore Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1125 Sycamore St.
Gridley, CA 95948
(530) 846-3636
Grades: 6-8
| 472 students
Rank: #44.
Gridley High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
300 E. Spruce St.
Gridley, CA 95948
(530) 846-4791
Grades: 9-12
| 637 students
1045 Sycamore St.
Gridley, CA 95948
(530) 846-5686
Grades: K-1
| 311 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 2,056 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56

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