Selma Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 6,451 students in Selma Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Selma Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Selma Unified School District are James Garfield Elementary School, Selma High School and Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Selma Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Selma 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
12 Schools
10,331 Schools
# Students
6,451 Students
6,193,432 Students
# Teachers
284 Teachers
264,585 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Selma 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 91% has decreased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1294 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Selma Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Selma 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 Selma 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
91%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Selma 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
0.18
0.64
# American Indian Students
14 Students
32,922 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
272 Students
718,704 Students
% Asian Students
4%
12%
# Hispanic Students
5,824 Students
3,364,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
91%
54%
# Black Students
17 Students
337,146 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
303 Students
1,436,430 Students
% White Students
5%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
8 Students
28,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
13 Students
272,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
506
530,118
# Students in 1st Grade:
485
456,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
500
454,067
# Students in 3rd Grade:
492
445,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
485
464,993
# Students in 5th Grade:
536
470,389
# Students in 6th Grade:
522
484,412
# Students in 7th Grade:
468
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
490
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
491
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
500
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
499
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
477
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,821 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 $13,761 is less than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$89 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Selma Unified  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
$89 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Selma Unified  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
$13,821
$15,053
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Selma Unified  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
$13,761
$14,597
This chart display average spending per public school student in Selma Unified  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.

Best Selma Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
James Garfield Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2535 B St.
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6740
Grades: K-6
| 233 students
Rank: #22.
Selma High School
Math: 23% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3125 Wright St.
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6550
Grades: 9-12
| 1,780 students
Rank: #33.
Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1802 Floral Ave.
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6700
Grades: K-6
| 732 students
Rank: #44.
Terry Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
12906 S. Fowler Ave.
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6710
Grades: K-6
| 203 students
Rank: #55.
Indianola Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
11524 E. Dinuba Ave.
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6680
Grades: K-6
| 503 students
Rank: #66.
Eric White Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2001 Mitchell
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6650
Grades: K-6
| 498 students
Rank: #77.
Andrew Jackson Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2220 Huntsman Ave.
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6690
Grades: K-6
| 774 students
Rank: #88.
Woodrow Wilson Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1325 Stillman St.
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6730
Grades: K-6
| 403 students
Rank: #99.
Abraham Lincoln Middle School
Math: 17% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1239 Nelson Blvd.
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6600
Grades: 7-8
| 940 students
Rank: #1010.
Heartland High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2269 Sylvia St.
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6670
Grades: 7-12
| 71 students
Rank: #1111.
Selma Independent
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2269 Sylvia St.
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6670
Grades: 7-12
| 139 students
1420 Second St.
Selma, CA 93662
(559) 898-6720
Grades: K-1
| 175 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 6,451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.18

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