Fortuna Union High School

  • Fortuna Union High School serves 821 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fortuna Union 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Fortuna Union High School's student population of 821 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students821 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fortuna Union High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Fortuna Union High School is 0.55, 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#5757 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:1n/a
American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
26%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
62%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fortuna Union High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.550.64
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Graduation Rate85-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFortuna Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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