Ferndale High School

  • Ferndale High School serves 147 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Ferndale High School operates within the Ferndale Unified School District.
  • Ferndale Unified School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 147 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students147 students
Ferndale High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Ferndale High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Ferndale High School Total Teachers (1996-2015)
Students by GradeFerndale High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:124:1
Ferndale High School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2015)
American Indian
2%
1%
Ferndale High School American Indian Students (2000-2015)
Asian
n/a
11%
Ferndale High School Asian Students (1996-2014)
Hispanic
15%
54%
Ferndale High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
n/a
6%
Ferndale High School Black Students (2000-2010)
White
83%
24%
Ferndale High School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Ferndale High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
All Ethnic GroupsFerndale High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.290.64
Ferndale High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
27%
50%
Ferndale High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
9%
Ferndale High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Ferndale Unified School District's student population of 494 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 84% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,766 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,053 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameFerndale Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed4941,597
Ferndale Unified School District Students Managed (1995-2014)
Graduation Rate100%83%
Ferndale Unified School District Graduation Rate (2006-2010)
District Total Revenue$5 MM$17 MM
Ferndale Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2014)
District Spending$5 MM$18 MM
Ferndale Unified School District District Spending (1996-2014)
District Revenue / Student$8,766$10,238
Ferndale Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2014)
District Spending / Student$9,053$10,739
Ferndale Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    FortunaCA 95540
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