|Rating||8 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Folsom-Cordova Unified|
|Location||1655 Iron Point Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
Folsom 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 179th 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.
The Folsom High student body is primarily White with a smaller Asian Pacific population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.6%||14|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.3%||7|
|Two or more races||3.7%||81|
9.1% 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, Folsom High students are largely wealthy and rank 88th in California for high school student family income.
Students at Folsom High scored an average 66% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 11% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||55% to 59%*||80% to 84%*|
|Boys||60% to 64%*||65% to 69%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||75% to 79%*||85% to 89%*|
|Black||21% to 39%*||40% to 59%*|
|Hispanic||40% to 49%*||50% to 59%*|
|Multiracial||60% to 79%*||60% to 79%*|
|White||55% to 59%*||70% to 74%*|
|With Disabilites||10% or less*||20% to 29%*|
|Limited English||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Folsom High students in 2016 was 1208.
259 out of 1,014 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (26%). College admission testing participation is slightly below the California median rate of 29% and in the bottom 40% for participation.
Folsom High offers 14 AP courses. 20 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 47% percentile and about equal to the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Folsom High had 364 taking AP exams with a 305 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 88% percentile and well above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||84%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||20%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||7%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||6%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||15%|
|AP Courses Offered||14|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||4%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||4%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||3%|
1655 Iron Point Rd.
Rancho Cordova, CA