Modoc Joint Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 856 students in Modoc Joint Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Modoc Joint Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Modoc Joint Unified School District are High Desert Community Day, Modoc High School and Modoc Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Modoc Joint Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Modoc Joint 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
10,331 Schools
# Students
856 Students
6,193,432 Students
# Teachers
48 Teachers
264,585 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Modoc Joint Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 989 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% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1501 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Modoc Joint Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Modoc Joint 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)
35%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Modoc Joint 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%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Modoc Joint 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
0.49
0.64
# American Indian Students
64 Students
32,922 Students
% American Indian Students
7%
1%
# Asian Students
19 Students
718,704 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# Hispanic Students
137 Students
3,364,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
54%
# Black Students
13 Students
337,146 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# White Students
597 Students
1,436,430 Students
% White Students
70%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
28,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
24 Students
272,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
78
530,118
# Students in 1st Grade:
65
456,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
73
454,067
# Students in 3rd Grade:
57
445,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
69
464,993
# Students in 5th Grade:
63
470,389
# Students in 6th Grade:
63
484,412
# Students in 7th Grade:
49
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
81
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
72
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
64
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
61
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
61
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,402 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,033. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,348 is less than the state median of $16,124. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$11 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Modoc Joint 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
$11 MM
$29 MM
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Revenue / Student
$12,402
$16,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Modoc Joint 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
$12,348
$16,124
This chart display average spending per public school student in Modoc Joint 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 Modoc Joint Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
High Desert Community Day
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
802 N. E. St.
Alturas, CA 96101
(530) 233-7201
Grades: 6-10
| 6 students
Rank: #22.
Modoc High School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
900 N. Main St.
Alturas, CA 96101
(530) 233-7201
Grades: 9-12
| 252 students
Rank: #33.
Modoc Middle School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
906 W. Fourth St.
Alturas, CA 96101
(530) 233-7201
Grades: 6-8
| 189 students
Rank: #44.
Alturas Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
809 W. 8th St.
Alturas, CA 96101
(530) 233-7201
Grades: K-5
| 405 students
245 Co Rd. 45
New Pine Creek, OR 97635
(530) 946-4127
Grades: K-5
| 12 students
Warner High School
Alternative School
802 N. E. St.
Alturas, CA 96101
(530) 233-7201
Grades: 9-12
| 4 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 856 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49

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