Shasta High School

  • Shasta High School serves 1,371 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Shasta High School operates within the Shasta Union High School District.
  • Shasta Union High School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1371 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,371 students
Shasta High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Shasta High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
Shasta High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeShasta High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:124:1
Shasta High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
5%
1%
Shasta High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
5%
11%
Shasta High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
12%
54%
Shasta High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
6%
Shasta High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
75%
24%
Shasta High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Shasta High School Hawaiian Students (2011-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Shasta High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsShasta 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.
0.420.64
Shasta 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.
28%
50%
Shasta 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.
6%
9%
Shasta High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Shasta Union High School District's student population of 5,516 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,975 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 $9,879 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameShasta Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed5,5161,597
Shasta Union High School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate100%83%
Shasta Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$57 MM$17 MM
Shasta Union High School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$57 MM$18 MM
Shasta Union High School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,975$10,238
Shasta Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,879$10,739
Shasta Union High School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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