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grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B+
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C+
  7. Administration
    grade A minus
  8. Sports
    grade B
  9. Food
    grade A minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Sheldon High School is a highly rated, public school located in Sacramento, CA. It has 2,523 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 23 to 1. According to state test scores, 27% of students are at least proficient in math and 47% in reading.

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Sheldon High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
47%
Percent Proficient - Math
27%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1150
357 responses
Average ACT
25
87 responses
AP Enrollment
25%

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$94,939
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,580
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$384,100
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade C+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
88%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 60 responses
Poll
83%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 60 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 185 responses
  • Multicultural Assembly. (Diverse performances.)
    28%
  • Universal Rhythm Performances
    14%
  • Basketball games
    12%
  • Art related events
    11%
  • Football Games
    10%
  • Powderpuff Game
    5%
  • #unfollowbullying Campaign
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,523
Free or Reduced Lunch
57%
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 72 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 72 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 72 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
23:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$91,894
Teachers in First/Second Year
6.6%
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 85 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 85 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 85 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$12,257 / year
National
$12,239
90%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 92 responses
49%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 92 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 92 responses

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