850 B St.
Yuba City, CA 95991
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Yuba City High School serves 1,917 students in grades 9-12.
Yuba City High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,917 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Yuba City High School's student population of 1,917 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,917 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
91 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Yuba City High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Yuba City High School is 0.64, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5759 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
19%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yuba City 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.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
54%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yuba City High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
12%
12%
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Hispanic
52%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
27%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.64
This chart display the diversity score of Yuba City High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(19-20)
85%
85%
This chart display graduation rate of Yuba City High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Yuba City High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Yuba City High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Yuba City High School often compared to?

Yuba City High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like River Valley High School, East Nicolaus High School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Yuba City High School?

The graduation rate of Yuba City High School is 85%, which is equal to the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend Yuba City High School?

1,917 students attend Yuba City High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

52% of Yuba City High School students are Hispanic, 27% of students are White, 12% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Yuba City High School?

Yuba City High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Yuba City High School offer ?

Yuba City High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Yuba City High School part of?

Yuba City High School is part of Yuba City Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,917 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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