Reef-Sunset Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 2,664 students in Reef-Sunset Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Reef-Sunset Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Reef-Sunset Unified School District are Sunrise High (Continuation School), Kettleman City Elementary School and Avenal High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Reef-Sunset Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Reef-Sunset 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
9 Schools
10,331 Schools
# Students
2,664 Students
6,193,432 Students
# Teachers
113 Teachers
264,585 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Reef-Sunset Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 989 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 90-94% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1773 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Reef-Sunset Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Reef-Sunset 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)
26%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Reef-Sunset 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
90-94%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Reef-Sunset 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
0.06
0.64
# American Indian Students
3 Students
32,922 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
9 Students
718,704 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
12%
# Hispanic Students
2,582 Students
3,364,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
97%
54%
# Black Students
n/a
337,146 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
69 Students
1,436,430 Students
% White Students
3%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
28,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
1 Student
272,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
268
530,118
# Students in 1st Grade:
228
456,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
218
454,067
# Students in 3rd Grade:
235
445,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
235
464,993
# Students in 5th Grade:
191
470,389
# Students in 6th Grade:
231
484,412
# Students in 7th Grade:
210
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
187
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
188
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
134
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
166
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
173
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,426 is higher than the state median of $16,033. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,610 is less than the state median of $16,124. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$46 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Reef-Sunset 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
$39 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Reef-Sunset 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
$17,426
$16,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Reef-Sunset 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
$14,610
$16,124
This chart display average spending per public school student in Reef-Sunset 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 Reef-Sunset Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sunrise High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
209 N. Park Ave.
Avenal, CA 93204
(559) 386-4162
Grades: 9-12
| 25 students
Rank: #22.
Kettleman City Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
701 General Petroleum St.
Kettleman City, CA 93239
(559) 386-5702
Grades: K-8
| 276 students
Rank: #33.
Avenal High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
601 Mariposa St.
Avenal, CA 93204
(559) 386-5253
Grades: 9-12
| 628 students
Rank: #44.
Avenal Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
500 S. First Ave.
Avenal, CA 93204
(559) 386-5173
Grades: K-5
| 742 students
Rank: #55.
Reef Sunset Middle School
Math: 14% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
608 N. First Ave.
Avenal, CA 93204
(559) 386-4128
Grades: 6-8
| 542 students
Rank: #66.
Tamarack Elementary School
Math: 11% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Union Ave.
Avenal, CA 93204
(559) 386-4051
Grades: K-5
| 443 students
Adelante High School
Alternative School
701 General Petroleum St.
Kettleman City, CA 93239
(559) 386-9081
Grades: 9-12
| 3 students
Reef-sunset Primary Community Day
Alternative School
500 S. First St.
Avenal, CA 93204
(559) 386-1441
Grades: 1-6
| n/a students
Reef-sunset Secondary Community Day
Alternative School
861 Monterey St.
Avenal, CA 93204
(559) 386-0460
Grades: 7-12
| 5 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 2,664 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06

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