Foothill High School

  • Foothill High School serves 1,339 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 58% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Foothill High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Foothill High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Foothill High School's student population of 1,339 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,339 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Foothill High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Foothill High School is 0.37, 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 Testing Rank#2879 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
10%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
79%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.370.64
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Graduation Rate
96%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShasta Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Redding Foothill Plus Alternative School
    Grades: 10-11 | 19 students
    0.0 miles
    9733 Deschutes Rd.
    Redding, CA 96001
    (530) 245-2715
    0.0 10-11 19
  • Palo Cedro Junction Elementary School
    Grades: K-8 | 272 students
    0.7 miles
    9087 Deschutes Rd.
    Palo Cedro, CA 96073
    (530) 547-3274
    0.7 K-8 272
  • Palo Cedro Chrysalis Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 222 students
    2.4 miles
    21945 Old Forty-four Dr.
    Palo Cedro, CA 96073
    (530) 547-9726
    2.4 K-8 222
  • Redding California Heritage Youthbuild Academy Ii Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 93 students
    3.4 miles
    8544 Airport Rd.
    Redding, CA 96002
    (530) 378-5254
    3.4 9-12 93
  • Anderson Prairie Elementary School
    Grades: K-3 | 299 students
    3.7 miles
    20981 Dersch Rd.
    Anderson, CA 96007
    (530) 365-1801
    3.7 K-3 299

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