La Sierra High School

1735 E. Houston Ave.
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
La Sierra High School serves 251 students in grades 7-12.
La Sierra 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

La Sierra High School's student population of 251 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students251 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

La Sierra 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 La Sierra High School is 0.31, 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
#9402 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
82%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
15%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.310.64
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTulare County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to La Sierra High School is River Bend (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Four Creeks Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Visalia Four Creeks Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 675 students
    0.6 miles
    1844 N. Burke St.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 622-3115
    0.6 K-6 675
  • Visalia Golden Oak Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 625 students
    0.7 miles
    1700 N. Lovers Ln.
    Visalia, CA 93292
    (559) 730-7851
    0.7 K-6 625
  • Visalia River Bend Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 22 students
    0.7 miles
    1800 N. Lovers Ln.
    Visalia, CA 93292
    (559) 730-7581
    0.7 K-12 22
  • Visalia Valley Oak Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 948 students
    0.8 miles
    2000 N. Lovers Ln.
    Visalia, CA 93292
    (559) 730-7681
    0.8 7-8 948
  • Visalia Crowley Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 597 students
    1.1 miles
    214 E. Ferguson St.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 730-7758
    1.1 K-6 597

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