Placer Union High School District

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Overview

School District NamePlacer Union High School District
School District Websitehttp://www.puhsd.k12.ca.us
School District Phone Number(530) 886-4400
School District Grades Offered09 - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools6 Schools10,322 Schools
# of Students4,032 Students6,196,271 Students
# of Teachers175 Teachers264,754 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1

District Comparison

  • Placer Union High School District, which is ranked within the
    9/
    10
    , 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.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Placer 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)
45%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Placer 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
95%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Placer 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 Score0.400.64
# of American Indian Students48 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students52 Students719,599 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# of Hispanic Students551 Students3,366,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
14%
54%
# of Black Students23 Students337,796 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# of White Students3,080 Students1,437,339 Students
% White Students
76%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students28,785 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students276 Students273,002 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

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:1,034493,593
# of Students in 10th Grade:989481,887
# of Students in 11th Grade:992473,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:992485,939
# of Ungraded Students:258,155

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 DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$45 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Placer Union High  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$39 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Placer Union High  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,32510657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Placer Union High  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,11210724
This chart display average spending per public school student in Placer Union High  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Placer Union High School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Del Oro High School Math: 52% | Reading: 81%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    3301 Taylor Rd.
    Loomis, CA 95650
    (916) 652-7243

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,752 student
  • Colfax High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    24995 Ben Taylor Rd.
    Colfax, CA 95713
    (530) 346-2284

    Grades: 9-12 | 601 students
  • Placer High School Math: 44% | Reading: 70%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    275 Orange St.
    Auburn, CA 95603
    (530) 885-4581

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,306 student
  • Foresthill High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    23319 Foresthill Rd.
    Foresthill, CA 95631
    (530) 367-5244

    Grades: 9-12 | 207 students
  • Maidu High Independent Study Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    3775 Richardson Dr.
    Auburn, CA 95602
    (530) 885-8401

    Grades: 9-12 | 109 students
  • Confluence Continuation High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    332 Finley St.
    Auburn, CA 95603
    (530) 886-2002

    Grades: 10-12 | 57 students
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