Fresno High School

1839 Echo Ave, Fresno, CA 93704 | (559) 457-2780
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,676
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1839 Echo Ave., Fresno, CA 93704
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,676
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 140.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,391 (52.0%)
  • Females: 1,285 (48.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 354 (13.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,914 (71.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 2,268 (84.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Fresno High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian200.7%
Black30711.5%
Asian2529.4%
Hispanic1,72864.6%
White35813.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Fresno High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade76628.6%
10th Grade76028.4%
11th Grade64224.0%
12th Grade50819.0%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
73.4%
District:
74.7%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
66.7%
District:
1.6%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
13.3%
District:
29.2%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 150.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 15.4
Average Age
School:
44.6
District:
47.7
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Fresno High School performed on average worse than many 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 Integrated Math 1
  • CST Integrated Math 2
  • CST Integrated/Coordinated Science
  • 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: 1999-2000
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 5
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 9.8%
Average Combined Score: 18.7
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 32.7%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 14.7%
Average Combined Score: 1,340.1
Critical Reading Average: 452.3
Math Average: 452.8
Writing Average: 435.0
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 28.1%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201014.0%12.0%22.0%
200910.0%9.0%21.0%
20088.0%7.0%18.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201057.0%47.0%55.0%
200942.0%49.0%51.0%
200837.0%58.0%52.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201015.0%20.0%35.0%
20098.0%15.0%29.0%
20086.0%17.0%31.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201028.0%40.0%54.0%
200927.0%35.0%50.0%
200823.0%34.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201014.0%28.0%46.0%
200919.0%28.0%47.0%
20088.0%19.0%43.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
200823.0%46.0%66.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20082.0%5.0%18.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20103.0%4.0%12.0%
20092.0%2.0%11.0%
20083.0%3.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201012.0%22.0%40.0%
20096.0%20.0%37.0%
200815.0%16.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201010.0%22.0%38.0%
20096.0%19.0%34.0%
20088.0%22.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201013.0%36.0%47.0%
200914.0%31.0%44.0%
200815.0%30.0%41.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201024.0%31.0%45.0%
200918.0%28.0%44.0%
200820.0%27.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20103.0%4.0%14.0%
20093.0%3.0%14.0%
20082.0%3.0%12.0%
 
CST Science Test
201026.0%33.0%46.0%
200919.0%31.0%44.0%
200817.0%27.0%40.0%
 
CST World History Test
201025.0%33.0%42.0%
200920.0%28.0%38.0%
200821.0%28.0%33.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
200825.0%47.0%68.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
20103.0%4.0%14.0%
20091.0%2.0%12.0%
20082.0%3.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201053.0%39.0%46.0%
200947.0%30.0%41.0%
200837.0%24.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
20105.0%13.0%30.0%
20096.0%13.0%27.0%
20087.0%12.0%25.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201019.0%27.0%42.0%
200922.0%26.0%40.0%
200820.0%23.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20104.0%2.0%6.0%
20091.0%1.0%7.0%
 
CST Integrated Math 1 Test
20101.0%1.0%11.0%
20092.0%1.0%9.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20105.0%15.0%8.0%
20092.0%5.0%11.0%
20083.0%4.0%10.0%
 
CST Physics Test
20109.0%16.0%53.0%
200937.0%21.0%50.0%
200826.0%16.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201010.0%24.0%50.0%
200913.0%21.0%47.0%
200811.0%19.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201021.0%31.0%45.0%
200929.0%31.0%44.0%
200822.0%27.0%38.0%
 
CST Integrated Math 2 Test
20097.0%6.0%15.0%
20087.0%7.0%13.0%
 
CST Algebra I Test
20082.0%2.0%5.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
200827.0%13.0%28.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201011.0%25.0%31.0%
20098.0%21.0%28.0%
20086.0%19.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
20107.0%14.0%31.0%
20094.0%13.0%28.0%
20089.0%11.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201024.0%31.0%46.0%
200919.0%27.0%42.0%
200820.0%29.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
20108.0%21.0%38.0%
200910.0%18.0%36.0%
200811.0%18.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201015.0%19.0%33.0%
20098.0%14.0%28.0%
20087.0%16.0%28.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20105.0%14.0%27.0%
20096.0%13.0%26.0%
20083.0%10.0%24.0%
 
CST Integrated Math 1 Test
20101.0%-13.0%
20091.0%1.0%11.0%
 
CST Integrated Math 2 Test
20103.0%10.0%27.0%
20098.0%5.0%25.0%
20087.0%7.0%25.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20105.0%14.0%16.0%
20092.0%5.0%13.0%
20083.0%3.0%11.0%
 
CST Physics Test
20109.0%18.0%49.0%
200938.0%19.0%46.0%
200826.0%17.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201010.0%28.0%54.0%
200915.0%24.0%50.0%
200813.0%23.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201025.0%32.0%41.0%
200920.0%27.0%38.0%
200819.0%25.0%33.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20082.0%21.0%27.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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