5550 N. First St.
Fresno, CA 93710
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Herbert Hoover High School serves 2,018 students in grades 9-12.
Herbert Hoover 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 bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,018 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Herbert Hoover High School's student population of 2,018 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,018 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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School Rankings

Herbert Hoover High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Herbert Hoover High School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2737 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
27:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
12%
12%
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Hispanic
60%
56%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
13%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Graduation Rate
88%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Herbert Hoover High School?

The graduation rate of Herbert Hoover High School is 88%, which is higher than the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend Herbert Hoover High School?

2,018 students attend Herbert Hoover High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

60% of Herbert Hoover High School students are Hispanic, 13% of students are White, 12% of students are Asian, 11% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Herbert Hoover High School?

Herbert Hoover High School has a student ration of 27:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Herbert Hoover High School offer ?

Herbert Hoover High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Herbert Hoover High School part of?

Herbert Hoover High School is part of Fresno Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,018 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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