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Futures High School

Preschool | Grades 7-12 | Grant Joint Union High
3701 Stephen Dr.
North Highlands, CA 95660
(916) 286-1902

About This School

Futures High School is located in North Highlands, CA and is one of 20 schools in Grant Joint Union High School District. It is a charter school that serves 380 students in grades 7-12.

Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system. See Futures 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.

Futures High School had an API growth score of 733 in 2008. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Futures High School's 2008 base score was 723 and the school did meet its 2008 school-wide growth target.

In 2008, Futures High School had 24 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.

Student Ethnicity (2008)

Students (2008)

380

Students Per Teacher (2008)

Female/Male (2008)

51% 49%

Subsidized Lunch (2008)

82.1%
eligible

District Spending (2008)

$10,469
per student
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Grade 10 Math Performance

CAHSEE Results
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Futures High School Reviews

By a Current Student on

Futures high school is a good school. The teachers will do everything they can to help your child's grades improve but their is one problem. If your child is not Russian or Ukrainian he/she will see a lot of racism. I see a lot of hate towards me for no reason well just because I'm mexican. Its not right and the teachers don't see it. So if your child is Russian or Ukrainian this school is good for you but anyone else this school is not for you.

By , a Parent on

Futures its a really good school. My child has been going there for three years and her reading and study habits improved. The teachers are wonderful and students get a great education.

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