Eureka Senior High School

1915 J St.
Eureka, CA 95501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Eureka Senior High School serves 1,281 students in grades 9-12.
Eureka Senior 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 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% 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: 1,281 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Eureka Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Eureka Senior High School's student population of 1,281 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
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School Rankings

Eureka Senior 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 Eureka Senior High School is 0.70, which is more 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
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2028 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
12%
12%
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Hispanic
23%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
48%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Graduation Rate
94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
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 Eureka Senior High School's ranking?
Eureka Senior High School is ranked #2028 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Eureka Senior High School often compared to?
Eureka Senior High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Arcata High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Eureka Senior High School?
The graduation rate of Eureka Senior High School is 94%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Eureka Senior High School?
1,281 students attend Eureka Senior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
48% of Eureka Senior High School students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Asian, 9% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Eureka Senior High School?
Eureka Senior High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Eureka Senior High School offer ?
Eureka Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Eureka Senior High School part of?
Eureka Senior High School is part of Eureka City Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,281 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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