PROFICIENCY 63% 64% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
53%Clovis Unified
62%Clovis
38%California

Buchanan High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Clovis Unified" in Clovis, CA. There are a total of 2,601 students and 107 teachers at Buchanan High, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 491 free lunch students and 125 reduced lunch students.

Buchanan High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 62.5%, which is 64% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2601
Teachers107.46
Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch491
Reduced lunch125

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment635
Taking some courses497
Taking some courses (not tests)134
Passing some courses376
Passing no courses112

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Buchanan High, there are a total of 635 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 497 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All43%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School43%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All82%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School82%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Buchanan High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 55.8% 45.2% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 3.6% 3.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 11.1% 13.4% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 25.7% 33.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 1.0% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 2.7% 2.6% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.3% 3.1% 3.1%

Clovis demographics profile

StatisticClovisCaliforniaNational
Population513,80738,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4,52425691
Median age30.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%52%55%
Speak English57%56%79%
Speak Spanish29%29%13%

Education level achieved in Clovis

IndexClovisCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade74.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school72.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college52.6%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Buchanan High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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