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  • Avenal Elementary
  • 500 S. First Ave., Avenal
  • Reef-Sunset Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 824
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
  • Reef Sunset Middle School
  • 608 N. First Ave., Avenal
  • Reef-Sunset Unified
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 314
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Avenal High
  • 601 Mariposa St., Avenal
  • Reef-Sunset Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 663
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Tamarack Elementary
  • 1000 Union Ave., Avenal
  • Reef-Sunset Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 503
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
  • Reef-sunset Secondary Community Day
  • 861 Monterey St., Avenal
  • Reef-Sunset Unified
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 5
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
  • Sunrise High (continuation)
  • 209 N. Park Ave., Avenal
  • Reef-Sunset Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 28
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Reef-sunset Primary Community Day
  • 500 S. First St., Avenal
  • Reef-Sunset Unified
  • Grades: 1 - 6 · Students: 4
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 4:1

Avenal school information

Average Test Scores15%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:120:116:1
Total public schools78,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963
The Avenal, CA educational system consists of 7 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Avenal public schools have average test scores of 15% which is 60% lower than than the California average and 69% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Avenal public schools is 16:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 41.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 38.6% have completed high school, 2.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Avenal

Completed 8th grade41.4%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school38.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college23.0%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree5.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors2.7%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters0.9%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%

Avenal, CA School Districts

Reef-Sunset Unified School District

There are a total of 7 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Avenal. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Avenal, CA schools is 15%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Avenal, CA, an average of 41.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 38.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Avenal schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Avenal, CA schools.

Source: The Avenal, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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