Willows Community High School

  • Willows Community High School serves 19 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Willows Community High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Willows Community High School's student population of 19 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students19 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Willows Community High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Willows Community High School is 0.58, 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#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
53%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
37%
24%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Willows Community High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.580.41
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Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWillows Unified 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
  • Willows Glenn County Juvenile Court Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 4 students
    0.3 miles
    311 S. Villa Ave.
    Willows, CA 95988
    (530)934-6353
    0.3 7-12 4
  • Willows Glenn County Rop Vocational School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.3 miles
    451 S. Villa Ave.
    Willows, CA 95988
    (530)934-6575
    0.3 9-12 n/a
  • Orland William Finch Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 69 students
    0.3 miles
    607 E. Tehama St.
    Orland, CA 95963
    (530)865-1683
    0.3 K-12 69
  • Willows Willows High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 458 students
    0.3 miles
    203 N. Murdock Ave.
    Willows, CA 95988
    (530)934-6611
    0.3 9-12 458
  • Willows Success One! Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 102 students
    0.4 miles
    451 S. Villa Ave.
    Willows, CA 95988
    (530)934-6320
    0.4 9-12 102

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