Downieville Junior-senior High School

  • Downieville Junior-senior High School serves 21 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Downieville Junior-senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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 21 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students21 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Downieville Junior-senior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Downieville Junior-senior High School is 0.32, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2959 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:123:1
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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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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.64
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Graduation Rate (10-11)≥50%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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