Gridley Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 672 students in Gridley Unified School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in California.
Public High Schools in Gridley Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the California public high school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Gridley Unified School District are Esperanza High (Continuation School) and Gridley High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Gridley Unified School District have a Graduation Rate of 90%, which is more than the California average of 88%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Gridley High School, with 90-94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in California or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public high school average of 75% (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
2 Schools
2,773 Schools
# Students
672 Students
2,112,288 Students
# Teachers
31 Teachers
94,208 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

Gridley Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 485 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%)
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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
0.55
0.65
# American Indian Students
3 Students
12,980 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
22 Students
247,102 Students
% Asian Students
3%
12%
# Hispanic Students
371 Students
1,107,532 Students
% Hispanic Students
55%
52%
# Black Students
n/a
122,676 Students
% Black Students
n/a
6%
# White Students
260 Students
522,971 Students
% White Students
39%
25%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
10,215 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
14 Students
84,857 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
-
14,526
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
15,664
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
12,213
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
12,168
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
12,717
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
13,731
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
24,267
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
34,367
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
35,696
# Students in 9th Grade:
183
492,085
# Students in 10th Grade:
168
480,309
# Students in 11th Grade:
178
472,071
# Students in 12th Grade:
143
484,868
# Ungraded Students:
-
7,588

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 High 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.
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

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Gridley Unified
  • 429 Magnolia St., Gridley, CA, 95948-2533
  • (530) 846-4721
  • gusd.org
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 672 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • 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
    : 0.55

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