Willows Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,444 students in Willows Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Willows Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Willows Unified School District are Willows Community High School, Willows High School and Murdock Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Willows Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Willows 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
4 Schools
10,330 Schools
# Students
1,444 Students
6,192,888 Students
# Teachers
60 Teachers
264,566 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Willows 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 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1615 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Willows Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Willows 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)
31%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Willows 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 Willows 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
0.60
0.64
# American Indian Students
34 Students
32,921 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# Asian Students
72 Students
718,659 Students
% Asian Students
5%
12%
# Hispanic Students
712 Students
3,363,800 Students
% Hispanic Students
49%
54%
# Black Students
10 Students
337,130 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
585 Students
1,436,225 Students
% White Students
41%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
28,731 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
27 Students
272,750 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
111
530,055
# Students in 1st Grade:
108
456,554
# Students in 2nd Grade:
96
453,997
# Students in 3rd Grade:
94
445,706
# Students in 4th Grade:
110
464,918
# Students in 5th Grade:
92
470,293
# Students in 6th Grade:
122
484,340
# Students in 7th Grade:
130
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
106
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
117
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
123
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
122
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
113
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,094 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,033. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,481 is less than the state median of $16,124. The school district spending/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$18 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Willows 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
$20 MM
$29 MM
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Revenue / Student
$12,094
$16,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Willows 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
$13,481
$16,124
This chart display average spending per public school student in Willows 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 Willows Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Willows Community High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
823 W. Laurel St.
Willows, CA 95988
(530) 934-6605
Grades: 9-12
| 16 students
Rank: #22.
Willows High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
203 N. Murdock Ave.
Willows, CA 95988
(530) 934-6611
Grades: 9-12
| 459 students
Rank: #33.
Murdock Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
655 W. French St.
Willows, CA 95988
(530) 934-6640
Grades: K-5
| 611 students
Rank: #44.
Willows Intermediate
Math: 20% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1145 W. Cedar St.
Willows, CA 95988
(530) 934-6633
Grades: 6-8
| 358 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 1,444 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60

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