Plumas Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public middle schools serving 1,128 students in Plumas Unified School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in California.
Public Middle Schools in Plumas Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the California public middle school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 50% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle schools in Plumas Unified School District are Portola Junior/senior High School, Chester Junior/senior High School and Quincy Junior/senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public middle school average of 75% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Plumas 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
3,414 Schools
# Students
1,128 Students
1,847,416 Students
# Teachers
65 Teachers
81,777 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Plumas Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 876 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 85-89% 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
#1087 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Plumas Unified  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 Plumas 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)
44%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Plumas 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
85-89%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Plumas 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
0.43
0.65
# American Indian Students
37 Students
12,409 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
1%
# Asian Students
10 Students
192,448 Students
% Asian Students
1%
10%
# Hispanic Students
169 Students
971,786 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
53%
# Black Students
15 Students
104,715 Students
% Black Students
1%
6%
# White Students
834 Students
467,703 Students
% White Students
74%
25%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
8,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
62 Students
87,107 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
26
72,265
# Students in 1st Grade:
13
66,600
# Students in 2nd Grade:
18
62,772
# Students in 3rd Grade:
20
61,432
# Students in 4th Grade:
19
66,790
# Students in 5th Grade:
17
74,428
# Students in 6th Grade:
20
317,849
# Students in 7th Grade:
160
473,209
# Students in 8th Grade:
184
470,786
# Students in 9th Grade:
178
41,317
# Students in 10th Grade:
149
42,827
# Students in 11th Grade:
173
43,979
# Students in 12th Grade:
151
49,637
# Ungraded Students:
-
3,507

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,532 is higher than the state median of $15,969. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,570 is higher than the state median of $16,042. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$34 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Plumas 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
$34 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Plumas Unified  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
$16,532
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Plumas 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
$16,570
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Plumas 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 Plumas Unified School District Public Middle Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Portola Junior/senior High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
155 Sixth Ave.
Portola, CA 96122
(530) 832-4284
Grades: 7-12
| 262 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Chester Junior/senior High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
612 First St.
Chester, CA 96020
(530) 258-2126
Grades: 7-12
| 173 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Quincy Junior/senior High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6 Quincy Junction Rd.
Quincy, CA 95971
(530) 283-6510
Grades: 7-12
| 301 students
Rank: #44.
Greenville Junior/senior High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
117 Grand St.
Greenville, CA 95947
(530) 284-7197
Grades: 7-12
| 81 students
Plumas Charter
Charter School
175 N. Mill Creek
Quincy, CA 95971
(530) 283-3851
Grades: K-12
| 311 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 1,128 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.43

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