Selma High School

3125 Wright St, Selma, CA 93662 | (559) 898-6550
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,681
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3125 Wright St., Selma, CA 93662
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Selma Unified School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,700
  • Graduation Rate: 66.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 22.1
  • Enrolled Students: 6,369

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,681
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 70.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 872 (51.9%)
  • Females: 809 (48.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 180 (10.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,049 (62.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,229 (73.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Selma High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian70.4%
Black120.7%
Asian985.8%
Hispanic1,41984.4%
White1428.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Selma High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade47128.0%
10th Grade45326.9%
11th Grade40424.0%
12th Grade35321.0%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
89.2%
District:
86.2%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
16.7%
District:
20.0%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree: 3.6%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 84.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 13.2
Average Age
School:
41.6
District:
46.4
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Selma High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST Earth Science
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Physics
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: No
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 2010-2011
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 1
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 11.9%
Average Combined Score: 19.3
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 31.9%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 22.3%
Average Combined Score: 1,380.0
Critical Reading Average: 450.8
Math Average: 468.1
Writing Average: 461.1
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 31.8%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201018.0%18.0%22.0%
20098.0%8.0%21.0%
200818.0%18.0%18.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201033.0%31.0%55.0%
200924.0%24.0%51.0%
200833.0%33.0%52.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201029.0%29.0%35.0%
2009---
200816.0%16.0%31.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201052.0%50.0%54.0%
200939.0%39.0%50.0%
200844.0%42.0%49.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20106.0%7.0%17.0%
20094.0%6.0%17.0%
20083.0%6.0%18.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201028.0%28.0%46.0%
200925.0%25.0%47.0%
200854.0%54.0%43.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201010.0%10.0%12.0%
20097.0%7.0%11.0%
20087.0%5.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201017.0%17.0%40.0%
200936.0%36.0%37.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201028.0%28.0%38.0%
200912.0%12.0%34.0%
200815.0%12.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201045.0%45.0%47.0%
200942.0%42.0%44.0%
200842.0%42.0%41.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201040.0%40.0%29.0%
200915.0%15.0%23.0%
200823.0%23.0%23.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201037.0%34.0%45.0%
200939.0%36.0%44.0%
200843.0%38.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20107.0%7.0%14.0%
20097.0%7.0%14.0%
200828.0%28.0%12.0%
 
CST Science Test
201034.0%34.0%46.0%
200935.0%34.0%44.0%
200834.0%34.0%40.0%
 
CST World History Test
201047.0%44.0%42.0%
200937.0%33.0%38.0%
200840.0%35.0%33.0%
 
CST Physics Test
200836.0%36.0%36.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201012.0%12.0%8.0%
20098.0%8.0%8.0%
20087.0%6.0%5.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
20108.0%8.0%14.0%
200913.0%13.0%12.0%
200815.0%15.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201045.0%45.0%46.0%
200921.0%21.0%41.0%
200828.0%28.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201037.0%37.0%30.0%
200940.0%40.0%27.0%
200837.0%37.0%25.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201038.0%38.0%32.0%
200924.0%24.0%26.0%
200826.0%25.0%28.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201041.0%39.0%42.0%
200941.0%37.0%40.0%
200837.0%33.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20108.0%8.0%6.0%
200918.0%18.0%7.0%
200811.0%11.0%6.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201044.0%44.0%53.0%
200937.0%37.0%50.0%
200840.0%40.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201048.0%48.0%50.0%
200944.0%44.0%47.0%
200850.0%50.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201049.0%47.0%45.0%
200951.0%46.0%44.0%
200843.0%38.0%38.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201014.0%37.0%31.0%
20097.0%26.0%28.0%
200813.0%21.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201013.0%13.0%31.0%
200926.0%26.0%28.0%
200813.0%13.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201033.0%32.0%46.0%
200921.0%21.0%42.0%
200830.0%27.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201043.0%43.0%38.0%
200942.0%42.0%36.0%
200842.0%42.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201037.0%37.0%33.0%
200916.0%16.0%28.0%
200822.0%22.0%28.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20106.0%21.0%27.0%
20094.0%10.0%26.0%
20083.0%9.0%27.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201016.0%16.0%27.0%
200916.0%16.0%26.0%
200832.0%32.0%24.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201044.0%44.0%49.0%
200937.0%37.0%46.0%
200839.0%39.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201048.0%48.0%54.0%
200944.0%44.0%50.0%
200851.0%51.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201046.0%44.0%41.0%
200937.0%33.0%38.0%
200839.0%35.0%33.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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