Weed High School

909 Hillside Dr.
Weed, CA 96094
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 195 students in grades 9-12, Weed High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 195 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • : 80-89% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Weed High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Weed High School's student population of 195 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
195 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Weed High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Weed High School is 0.71, which is more 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
#2566 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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11-19%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Weed High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
40-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
23%
56%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
43%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
23%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.71
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80-89%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Weed High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Weed High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Weed High School's ranking?
Weed High School is ranked #2566 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Weed High School often compared to?
Weed High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Yreka High School, Mt. Shasta High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
11-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 40-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Weed High School?
The graduation rate of Weed High School is 80-89%, which is lower than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Weed High School?
195 students attend Weed High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
43% of Weed High School students are White, 23% of students are Hispanic, 23% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Weed High School?
Weed High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Weed High School offer ?
Weed High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Weed High School part of?
Weed High School is part of Siskiyou Union High School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 195 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • : 80-89% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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