Atwater High School

2201 Fruitland Ave, Atwater, CA 95301 | (209) 357-6000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,916
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4.5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 835, Atwater, CA 95301
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: 1,916
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 80.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 964 (50.3%)
  • Females: 952 (49.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 292 (15.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,443 (75.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,735 (90.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Atwater High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian110.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Atwater High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade46324.2%
10th Grade51526.9%
11th Grade49425.8%
12th Grade44423.2%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
Percent With Master's Degree
Percent With Bachelor's Degree: 4.1%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 92.7%
Number of Certificated Staff: 98.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 12.2
Average Age
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 4.5

4.5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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4 reviews for Atwater High School

  • Reviewed by Student on June 08, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • both of my brothers went here and i will go there. i enjoy the games on friday night. their staff can not be beat, and their principle is a nice guy. over all i just love the place
  • Reviewed by Former Student on January 12, 2010
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The school has bad judgment. When I attended the school, many classes were cut due to budgeting. However, the school happened to have enough money to remake the track field and such for sports. The liaisons are poorly picked out as well. They get caught up in being high school and acting as such. It isn't much different from having a big high school student roaming around rather than providing security. I attended many schools before this and must say that this school does not live up to the rumors. It felt as though the standards of education sunk the moment i swapped schools to this. It was something like going back to middle school, which made me personally lose my ambition. The school looks nice because of the bounty of trees though.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on January 14, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Atwater High is the best school i have ever gone to and i wish i was there now. I wanted to be one of the lucky students to graduate from Atwater but i moved.
    I wish everyone the best.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on April 24, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is well maintained and staffed.

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