East Nicolaus High School

2454 Nicolaus Ave.
Nicolaus, CA 95659
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
East Nicolaus High School serves 305 students in grades 9-12.
East Nicolaus High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 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 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

East Nicolaus High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

East Nicolaus High School's student population of 305 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
305 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

East Nicolaus High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of East Nicolaus High School is 0.52, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#1919 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
24%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
65%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is East Nicolaus High School's ranking?
East Nicolaus High School is ranked #1919 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are East Nicolaus High School often compared to?
East Nicolaus High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Yuba City High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of East Nicolaus High School?
The graduation rate of East Nicolaus High School is 95%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend East Nicolaus High School?
305 students attend East Nicolaus High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of East Nicolaus High School students are White, 24% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of East Nicolaus High School?
East Nicolaus High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does East Nicolaus High School offer ?
East Nicolaus High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is East Nicolaus High School part of?
East Nicolaus High School is part of East Nicolaus Joint Union High School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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