Jefferson Union High School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 4,851 students in Jefferson Union High School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Jefferson Union High School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 50% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Jefferson Union High School District are Summit Public School: Shasta, Westmoor High School and Oceana High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Jefferson Union High School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameJefferson Union High School District
School District Websitehttp://www.juhsd.net
School District Phone Number(650) 550-7900
School District Grades Offered09 - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools6 Schools10,340 Schools
# of Students4,851 Students6,196,542 Students
# of Teachers225 Teachers264,717 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1

District Rank

Jefferson Union High School District, which is ranked #273 of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 91% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#411 out of 989 school districts
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
50%
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Graduation Rate
87%
84%
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Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.700.64
# of American Indian Students9 Students32,926 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students2,140 Students719,552 Students
% Asian Students
44%
12%
# of Hispanic Students1,408 Students3,364,972 Students
% Hispanic Students
29%
54%
# of Black Students78 Students337,511 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# of White Students740 Students1,437,219 Students
% White Students
15%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students52 Students28,744 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students424 Students272,946 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 530,217
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 456,736
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 454,161
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 445,889
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 465,088
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 470,474
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 484,469
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 474,195
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 471,714
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,226493,492
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,176481,781
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,168473,656
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,281486,497
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,155

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,263 is higher than the state median of $15,053. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,767 is higher than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$89 MM$28 MM
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Spending$81 MM$27 MM
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Revenue / Student$18,263$15,053
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Revenue / Student$16,767$14,597
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Best Jefferson Union High School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Summit Public School: Shasta Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    699 Serramonte Blvd.
    Daly City, CA 94015
    (650) 556-1110

    Grades: 9-12 | 452 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Westmoor High School Math: 46% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    131 W.moor Ave.
    Daly City, CA 94015
    (650) 550-7400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,579 student
  • Rank: #33.
    Oceana High School Alternative School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    401 Paloma Ave.
    Pacifica, CA 94044
    (650) 550-7300

    Grades: 9-12 | 619 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Terra Nova High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1450 Terra Nova Blvd.
    Pacifica, CA 94044
    (650) 550-7600

    Grades: 9-12 | 914 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Jefferson High School Math: 21% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6996 Mission St.
    Daly City, CA 94014
    (650) 550-7700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,144 student
  • Rank: #66.
    Thornton High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    115 First Ave.
    Daly City, CA 94014
    (650) 550-7840

    Grades: 9-12 | 143 students
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