Placer Union High School District
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 6 public schools in Placer Union High School District, serving 4,032 students. Placer Union High School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
- Public schools in Placer Union High School District have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 74% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is in the 9/10, top 20% of public schools in California.
- Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California public school average of 23:1.
|School District Name||Placer Union High School District|
|School District Website||http://www.puhsd.k12.ca.us|
|School District Phone Number||(530) 886-4400|
|School District Grades Offered||09 - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (CA)|
|# of Schools||6 Schools||10,322 Schools|
|# of Students||4,032 Students||6,196,271 Students|
|# of Teachers||175 Teachers||264,754 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||23:1||23:1|
- Placer Union High School District, which is ranked within the9/, top 20% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.10
- The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 92% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (CA)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||48 Students||32,941 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||52 Students||719,599 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||551 Students||3,366,608 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||23 Students||337,796 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||3,080 Students||1,437,339 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||2 Students||28,785 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||276 Students||273,002 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||-|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||-||530,276|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||-||455,064|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||-||454,352|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||-||446,005|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||-||465,237|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||-||470,637|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||-||484,746|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||-||474,570|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||-||472,071|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||1,034||493,593|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||989||481,887|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||992||473,739|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||992||485,939|
|# of Ungraded Students:||25||8,155|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $10,325 in this school district is less than the state average of 10657. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $9,112 is less than the state average of $10,724. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (CA)|
|Total Revenue||$45 MM||$8 MM|
|Spending||$39 MM||$8 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$10,325||10657|
|Spending / Student||$9,112||10724|
Placer Union High School District Public Schools (2020-21)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Placer High School 275 Orange St.
Auburn, CA 95603
Grades: 9-12 | 1,306 student
- Foresthill High School 23319 Foresthill Rd.
Foresthill, CA 95631
Grades: 9-12 | 207 students
- Maidu High Independent Study 3775 Richardson Dr.
Auburn, CA 95602
Grades: 9-12 | 109 students
- Confluence Continuation High School 332 Finley St.
Auburn, CA 95603
Grades: 10-12 | 57 students
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