Sisson

  • Sisson serves 313 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Sisson's student population of 313 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students313 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2682 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
11%
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Hispanic
15%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
76%
24%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sisson.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.400.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMt. Shasta Union Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Shasta Jefferson High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 23 students
    0.4 miles
    720 Rockfellow Dr.
    Mount Shasta, CA 96067
    (530)926-0425
    0.4 9-12 23
  • Mount Shasta Mt. Shasta Elementary School
    Grades: K-3 | 267 students
    0.5 miles
    501 Cedar St.
    Mount Shasta, CA 96067
    (530)926-3434
    0.5 K-3 267
  • Mount Shasta Golden Eagle Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 424 students
    1.8 miles
    2405 S. Mount Shasta Blvd., St
    Mount Shasta, CA 96067
    (530)926-5800
    1.8 K-12 424
  • Mount Shasta Mt. Shasta High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 315 students
    2.1 miles
    710 Everitt Memorial Hwy.
    Mount Shasta, CA 96067
    (530)926-2614
    2.1 9-12 315
  • Dunsmuir Dunsmuir Elementary School
    Grades: K-8 | 90 students
    6.2 miles
    4760 Siskiyou Ave.
    Dunsmuir, CA 96025
    (530)235-4828
    6.2 K-8 90

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