Northern Humboldt Union High School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 1,761 students in Northern Humboldt Union High School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Northern Humboldt Union High School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Northern Humboldt Union High School District are Six Rivers Charter High School, Arcata High School and Mckinleyville High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Northern Humboldt Union High School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Northern Humboldt Union High School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Northern Humboldt Union High 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
6 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
1,761 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
83 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Northern Humboldt Union High School District, which is ranked within the top 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 93% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#681 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Northern Humboldt Union High  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northern Humboldt 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northern Humboldt Union High  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
93%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Northern Humboldt Union High  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.64
# American Indian Students
87 Students
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
5%
1%
# Asian Students
34 Students
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# Hispanic Students
231 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
54%
# Black Students
17 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
1,183 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
67%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
202 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
12%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
9
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
5
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
7
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
10
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
12
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
8
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
12
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
7
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
15
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
410
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
414
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
438
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
414
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,160 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 $14,047 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 Northern Humboldt Union High  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
This chart display total spending of Northern Humboldt Union High  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,160
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Northern Humboldt Union High  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
$14,047
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Northern Humboldt Union High  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 Northern Humboldt Union High School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Six Rivers Charter High School
Charter School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
1720 M St.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 825-2428
Grades: 9-12
| 98 students
Rank: #22.
Arcata High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1720 M St.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 825-2400
Grades: 9-12
| 889 students
Rank: #33.
Mckinleyville High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1300 Murray Rd.
Mckinleyville, CA 95519
(707) 839-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 555 students
Rank: #44.
Pacific Coast High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1720 M St.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 822-2443
Grades: 9-12
| 57 students
Rank: #55.
Tsurai High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1300 Murray Rd.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 839-6480
Grades: 9-12
| 38 students
Laurel Tree Charter
Charter School
4555 Valley W. Blvd.
Arcata, CA 95521
(707) 822-5626
Grades: K-12
| 124 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 1,761 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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