Chico High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,060
College Readiness Index
33.8
Academic Performance Index
780
Student/Teacher Ratio
24:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,727 Students
  • 71 Teachers

Chico High School
901 ESPLANADE
CHICO, CA 95926

Phone: (530) 891-3026

District: Chico Unified School District

Overview

Chico High School is ranked 229th within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Chico High School is 41 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 38 percent. Chico High School is 1 of 5 high schools in the Chico Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1060
State Rank
#229

See Best High Schools in California

Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,727
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 38%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 71

More About Student Body

Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness Index 33.8

More about Test Scores

School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 5
Total Students 4,347
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 25.5

Reader Comments ()

Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.

AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.

International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Chico High School is 1 of 5 schools in the Chico Unified School District.

See all 5 district schools »

Follow U.S. News Education