Herbert Hoover High School

  • Herbert Hoover High School serves 1,806 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Herbert Hoover High School's student population of 1,806 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,806 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Herbert Hoover High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Herbert Hoover High School is 0.59, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6229 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
11%
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Hispanic
60%
54%
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Black
10%
6%
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White
16%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Herbert Hoover High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.590.64
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Graduation Rate
87%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
28%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFresno Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • Fresno Robinson Elementary School
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    0.4 miles
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  • Fresno Ahwahnee Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 715 students
    0.6 miles
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    0.6 7-8 715
  • Fresno Fresno Rop Vocational School
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    0.7 miles
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    Fresno, CA 93710
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  • Fresno Tioga Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 626 students
    0.8 miles
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    (559)248-7280
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