Casa Grande High

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,721
Best High School in California
#161
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Petaluma Joint Union High
Type Public
 Phone (707)778-4677
 Location 333 Casa Grande Rd.
Petaluma, CA 94954
Charter School No

Casa Grande High has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and average AP course participation. It is ranked 161st in the best public high schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Casa Grande High student body is mainly White with a significant Hispanic population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White52.9%910
Black1.2%21
Hispanic33.7%580
Asian Pacific6.7%116
Native American Indian0.5%8
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%4
Two or more races4.8%82

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 21.6%

23.9% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Casa Grande High students are largely upper income and rank 274th in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman448
Sophomore447
Junior424
Senior402
Total1,721

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
59%
Rank in California
228th
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Casa Grande High scored an average 59% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 19.2% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls35% to 39%*75% to 79%*
Boys45% to 49%*75% to 79%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander60% to 69%*80% to 89%*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic20% to 24%*60% to 64%*
Multiracial40% to 59%*80% or more*
White50% to 54%*85% to 89%*
With Disabilites20% or less*21% to 39%*
Limited English21% to 39%*20% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1118

The average SAT score for Casa Grande High students in 2016 was 1118.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
34%
Rank in California
356th
Rating
6 out of 10

278 out of 826 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (34%). College admission testing participation is slightly above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 37% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
22%
AP Pass Rank in California
24th
AP Pass Rate Rating
10 out of 10

Casa Grande High offers 14 AP courses. 22 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 54% percentile and about equal to the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Casa Grande High had 297 taking AP exams with a 282 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 97% percentile and significantly above the California state median of 55 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 95% 55%
Students enrolled in an AP class 22% 21%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 9%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 5%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 19%
AP Courses Offered 14

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.9%15
Boys1.3%11
Girls0.5%4
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.2%2
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0.2%4
Boys0.5%4
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students4.4%76
Boys6%52
Girls2.8%24
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.8%32
Boys2.3%20
Girls1.4%12

Location

Casa Grande High
333 Casa Grande Rd.
Petaluma, CA
94954
(707)778-4677

9 out of 10 1

District

Petaluma Joint Union High
Petaluma, CA