Sierra Pacific High School

  • Sierra Pacific High School serves 840 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Sierra Pacific High School's student population of 840 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students840 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sierra Pacific High School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sierra Pacific High School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#5179 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
11%
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Hispanic
61%
54%
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Black
4%
6%
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White
28%
24%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.41
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Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHanford Joint Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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