Ceres High School

2320 Central Ave.
Ceres, CA 95307
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,807 students in grades 9-12, Ceres High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,807 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • : 93% (Top 30% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ceres High School's student population of 1,807 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,807 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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School Rankings

Ceres High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ceres High School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
#1998 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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15-19%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ceres High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
52%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
78%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
13%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.38
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93%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ceres High School's ranking?
Ceres High School is ranked #1998 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Ceres High School often compared to?
Ceres High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Central Valley High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 52% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Ceres High School?
The graduation rate of Ceres High School is 93%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Ceres High School?
1,807 students attend Ceres High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Ceres High School students are Hispanic, 13% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ceres High School?
Ceres High School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Ceres High School offer ?
Ceres High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Ceres High School part of?
Ceres High School is part of Ceres Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,807 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • : 93% (Top 30%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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