Yreka High School

400 Preece Way
Yreka, CA 96097
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Yreka High School serves 575 students in grades 9-12.
Yreka 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Yreka High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Yreka High School's student population of 575 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students575 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Yreka High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Yreka High School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1965 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
13%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
67%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.64
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYreka Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Yreka High School is Siskiyou County Rop (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jackson Street Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yreka Siskiyou County Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.2 miles
    431 Knapp St.
    Yreka, CA 96097
    (530) 842-6155
    0.2 9-12 n/a
  • Yreka Discovery High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 31 students
    0.3 miles
    400 Preece Way
    Yreka, CA 96097
    (530) 842-6151
    0.3 9-12 31
  • Yreka Yreka Union High Community Day Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 6 students
    0.3 miles
    504 W. Lennox St.
    Yreka, CA 96097
    (530) 842-1659
    0.3 9-12 6
  • Yreka Jackson Street Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 550 students
    0.9 miles
    405 Jackson St.
    Yreka, CA 96097
    (530) 842-3561
    0.9 4-8 550
  • Yreka Siskiyou County Special Education Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 95 students
    0.9 miles
    609 S. Gold St.
    Yreka, CA 96097
    (530) 842-8432
    0.9 K-12 95

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