Northern Humboldt Union High School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public charter schools serving 222 students in Northern Humboldt Union High School District. The top ranked public charter schools in Northern Humboldt Union High School District are Six Rivers Charter High School and Laurel Tree Charter. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public charter schools in Northern Humboldt Union High School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the California public charter school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average charter testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public charter schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public charter school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameNorthern Humboldt Union High School District
School District Websitehttp://www.nohum.k12.ca.us
School District Phone Number(707) 839-6481
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools2 Schools1,265 Schools
# of Students222 Students628,417 Students
# of Teachers4 Teachers26,957 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1

District Comparison

Northern Humboldt Union High School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 347 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 91% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#461 out of 989 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Northern Humboldt Union High  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
50%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
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 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.510.66
# of American Indian Students9 Students3,972 Students
% American Indian Students
4%
1%
# of Asian Students3 Students39,407 Students
% Asian Students
1%
6%
# of Hispanic Students19 Students314,874 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
50%
# of Black Students2 Students47,791 Students
% Black Students
1%
8%
# of White Students149 Students178,514 Students
% White Students
67%
29%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,152 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students40 Students39,035 Students
% of Two or more races Students
18%
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18
# of Students in Kindergarten:950,249
# of Students in 1st Grade:546,009
# of Students in 2nd Grade:741,885
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1040,408
# of Students in 4th Grade:1240,681
# of Students in 5th Grade:841,873
# of Students in 6th Grade:1251,595
# of Students in 7th Grade:752,588
# of Students in 8th Grade:1550,592
# of Students in 9th Grade:3955,820
# of Students in 10th Grade:3851,705
# of Students in 11th Grade:2750,009
# of Students in 12th Grade:3354,526
# of Ungraded Students: - 459

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $14,137 in this school district is less 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 $14,307 is less 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$25 MM$28 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 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$25 MM$27 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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,137$15,053
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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,307$14,597
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 2016-17 school year data.

Northern Humboldt Union High School District Public Charter Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Six Rivers Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1720 M St.
    Arcata, CA 95521
    (707) 825-2428

    Grades: 9-12 | 98 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Laurel Tree Charter Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4555 Valley W. Blvd.
    Arcata, CA 95521
    (707) 822-5626

    Grades: K-12 | 124 students
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