Southern Humboldt Joint Unified School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 789 students in Southern Humboldt Joint Unified School District. Southern Humboldt Joint Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Southern Humboldt Joint Unified School District are Casterlin Elementary School, Osprey Learning Center (alternative) and South Fork Junior - Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Southern Humboldt Joint Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameSouthern Humboldt Joint Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://apps.humboldt.k12.ca.us/sohumwp/
School District Phone Number(707) 943-1789
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools8 Schools10,340 Schools
# of Students789 Students6,196,703 Students
# of Teachers41 Teachers264,729 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1

District Comparison

Southern Humboldt Joint Unified School District, which is ranked #687 of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#643 out of 989 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Southern Humboldt Joint Unified  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southern Humboldt Joint 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southern Humboldt Joint 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Southern Humboldt Joint Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.410.64
# of American Indian Students11 Students32,926 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students4 Students719,396 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# of Hispanic Students127 Students3,365,353 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
54%
# of Black Students8 Students337,524 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# of White Students593 Students1,437,151 Students
% White Students
75%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students5 Students28,774 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students41 Students272,907 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18
# of Students in Kindergarten:70530,203
# of Students in 1st Grade:52456,747
# of Students in 2nd Grade:65454,171
# of Students in 3rd Grade:57445,898
# of Students in 4th Grade:63465,107
# of Students in 5th Grade:59470,483
# of Students in 6th Grade:73484,469
# of Students in 7th Grade:68474,250
# of Students in 8th Grade:75471,776
# of Students in 9th Grade:55493,492
# of Students in 10th Grade:50481,781
# of Students in 11th Grade:55473,656
# of Students in 12th Grade:47486,497
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $14,875 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,053. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,345 is higher than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$12 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Southern Humboldt Joint 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$16 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Southern Humboldt Joint 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$14,875$15,053
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Southern Humboldt Joint 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$20,345$14,597
This chart display average spending per public school student in Southern Humboldt Joint 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.

Southern Humboldt Joint Unified School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Casterlin Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    24790 Alderpoint Rd.
    Blocksburg, CA 95514
    (707) 926-5402

    Grades: K-8 | 32 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Osprey Learning Center (alternative) Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    159 Redwood Ln.
    Miranda, CA 95553
    (707) 943-3168

    Grades: K-12 | 9 students
  • Rank: #33.
    South Fork Junior - Senior High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6831 Ave. Of The Giants
    Miranda, CA 95553
    (707) 943-3144

    Grades: 9-12 | 195 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Redway Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    344 Humboldt Ave.
    Redway, CA 95560
    (707) 923-2526

    Grades: K-6 | 277 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Miranda Junior High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6831 Ave. Of The Giants
    Miranda, CA 95553
    (707) 943-3144

    Grades: 7-8 | 133 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Agnes J. Johnson Elementary School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    73 Sch Rd.
    Weott, CA 95571
    (707) 946-2347

    Grades: K-6 | 75 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Whitethorn Elementary School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    16851 Briceland-thorn Rd.
    Whitethorn, CA 95589
    (707) 986-7420

    Grades: K-6 | 56 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Osprey Learning Center Alternative School
    159 Redwood Ln.
    Miranda, CA 95553
    (707) 943-3144

    Grades: 9-12 | 12 students
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