C-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    C-
  2. Diversity
    C-
  3. Teachers
    C+
  4. College Prep
    C-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C-
  6. Health & Safety
    B
  7. Administration
    C-
  8. Sports
    B+
  9. Food
    C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C-
Address
601 Mariposa St.
Avenal, CA 93204
Telephone
(559) 386-5253
Website

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
22%
Percent Proficient - Math
5%
Average Graduation Rate
82%
Average SAT
960
22 responses
Average ACT
20
15 responses
AP Enrollment
12%
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Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
78%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.9 responses
Poll
67%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.9 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 14 responses
Report
  • Rally's
    64%
  • Talent Show
    36%
  • Homecoming
    0%
  • Pep rallies
    0%
  • Spirit Week
    0%

Students

Diversity
C-
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
663
Free or Reduced Lunch
82%
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.11 responses
64%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.11 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.11 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
22:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year
0%
56%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.9 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.9 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.9 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$11,226/ year
National
$12,239
40%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.15 responses
33%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.15 responses
27%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.15 responses
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Attending Avenal High School has been an amazing experience. It is a school where one feel extremely safe and also where one learns new thins every day. I have been attending Avenal High School since my freshmen year and I can honestly say that it has contributed to my growth as a person. I am proud to say I attend Avenal High School because even though it is located in a small town and it is a very small campus, it is filled with amazing people and very intelligent teachers and students. One of my best experiences in life.
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This is a great school!. In this school, we have many opportunities because we are considered low-income students. We have access to free tests for the state of California. Something I would like to change is the restrooms. I thin they are not adequate for a school environment. Another thing I would like to change is the school food because they give us food that contains too much oil on it.
This school needs some improvements, such as academic and administration, but overall it has been a pleasant experience these 4 years.