Downieville Junior-senior High School

  • Downieville Junior-senior High School serves 23 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Downieville Junior-senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Downieville Junior-senior High School's student population of 23 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students23 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Downieville Junior-senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Downieville Junior-senior High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2614 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Downieville Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
13%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
79%
24%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Downieville Junior-senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.360.64
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Graduation Rate (10-11)≥50%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Downieville Junior-senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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