Dunsmuir High School

  • Dunsmuir High School serves 65 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Dunsmuir High School's student population of 65 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 75% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students65 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dunsmuir High School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dunsmuir High School is 0.57, 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#5521 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:123:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
23%
54%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
61%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dunsmuir High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.570.64
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Graduation Rate60-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dunsmuir High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDunsmuir Joint Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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