Sierra High School



Sierra High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sierra High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 107
10 129
11 112
12 110

Sierra High School is a public high school of the Sierra Unified School District located in Tollhouse, CA. It has 458 students in grades 9th through 12th. Sierra High School is the 1,173rd largest public high school in California and the 11,462nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.8 to 1.

Total Students: 458
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.05
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,462nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,173rd out of 2,635
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,286th out of 2,608
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,183rd out of 2,608

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Sierra High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 241
(53%)
339
(52%)
 Female 217
(47%)
315
(48%)

Sierra High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 324
(71%)
462
(71%)
 American Indian 64
(14%)
91
(14%)
 Hispanic 54
(12%)
77
(12%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
12
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Sierra High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 299
(65%)
412
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 118
(26%)
187
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(9%)
55
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Sierra High School is ranked 1,370th out of 2,578 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sierra High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.7%) is lower than the state average of 55.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Sierra High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 844
2006 610
2007 710
2008 656
2009 611
2010 608
2011 587
2012 521
2013 526
2014 474
2015 458

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.2
2006 15.8
2007 15.5
2008 19.4
2009 19.7
2010 N/A
2011 21.6
2012 21.3
2013 22.6
2014 21.4
2015 20.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22748815165877
2006 0.3
2007 0.21549295774648
2008 0.2530487804878
2009 0.33224222585925
2010 0.34539473684211
2011 0.87223168654174
2012 0.38963531669866
2013 0.37072243346008
2014 0.31856540084388
2015 0.3471615720524

Compare Sierra High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,080.0% 20.8:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 

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Public 09 - 12 458 20.8:1  
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