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Herbert Hoover High School

Preschool | Grades 9-12 | Fresno Unified
5550 North First St
Fresno, CA 93710
(559) 451-4000

About This School

Herbert Hoover High School is located in Fresno, CA and is one of 24 high schools in Fresno Unified School District. It is a magnet school that serves 2006 students in grades 9-12.

Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs. See Herbert Hoover High School's test results to learn more about school performance.

A school's Academic Performance Index (API) is a scale that ranges from 200 to 1000 and is calculated from the school's performance in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet.

Herbert Hoover High School had an API growth score of 714 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Herbert Hoover High School's 2012 base score was 686 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.

In 2010, Herbert Hoover High School had 21 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.

Student Ethnicity (2011)

Students (2011)

2,006

Students Per Teacher (2010)

Female/Male (2011)

48% 52%

Subsidized Lunch (2011)

70.4%
eligible

District Spending (2010)

$9,559
per student
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All Grades Integrated Math 1 Performance

CST Results
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Herbert Hoover High School Reviews

By a Current Student on

I'm in a clubs and "sports" and I am a shy person no one barly ever talks to me and ditches me for other people who are more "fun". Although I point out that, I will say that the teachers are great, they're friendly, have a sence of humour, and want you to learn because they know just how great you can be if you try and they are ALWAYS encouraging.

By a Current Student on

hoover high School is a really great school to go to. once you get involved into sport and into and into the clubs it just makes it that better. there are really great teachers that will acrully teach you and get to know you..=)

By a Current Student on

"i think Hoover high is a good school. i especially love how there putting their foot down and trying to control the students in a positive way. for example, the tarty swipe, i don't see students running around in the halls, ditching class, i hear nothing its quiet. i love it and i am a senior here and i am impressed on what our school has become. Hoover pates!!!!!!!!!2010"

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