Herbert Hoover High School

  • Herbert Hoover High School serves 1,876 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Herbert Hoover High School operates within the Fresno Unified School District.
  • Fresno Unified School District's 61% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1876 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,876 students
Herbert Hoover High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Herbert Hoover High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
Herbert Hoover High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeHerbert Hoover High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Herbert Hoover High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Herbert Hoover High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
13%
11%
Herbert Hoover High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
57%
54%
Herbert Hoover High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
12%
6%
Herbert Hoover High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
17%
24%
Herbert Hoover High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Herbert Hoover High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Herbert Hoover High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHerbert Hoover 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.
0.620.41
Herbert Hoover High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
57%
50%
Herbert Hoover High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
19%
9%
Herbert Hoover High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Fresno Unified School District's student population of 72,170 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 61% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,128 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,615 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameFresno Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
105
4
Number of Students Managed72,1701,597
Fresno Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate61%83%
Fresno Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue$743 MM$17 MM
Fresno Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$779 MM$18 MM
Fresno Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$10,128$10,238
Fresno Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$10,615$10,739
Fresno Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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