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University Preparatory (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (530) 245-2790

2200 Eureka Way

Redding, California


About University Preparatory
6th Grade - 12th Grade
Charter school

University Preparatory is one of 11 schools in the Shasta Union High School District of California.

A relatively large school, it has an enrolment of 967 students from 6th Grade to 12th Grade and is classified as a charter school.

In recent years, the pupil population has remained static. Alongside this, the number of teachers has remained static over a similar timeframe.

At University Preparatory, the average teaching salary of $69,692 is lower than the California state average of $77,759.

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Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
University Preparatory 967$8,42123$69,6920.46
North State Independence High (0 miles) 138$7,53527$79,3860.42
Shasta Plus (0.29 miles) 45$9,64323$77,4100.41
Magnolia Independent Learning Center (0.43 miles) 0
Freedom High (0.44 miles) 14$175,60414$80,6260.36
Cypress Elementary (1.51 miles) 196$12,34222$66,7590.59

University Preparatory

Number of pupils967
Funding per pupil$8,421
Pupils per teacher23
Average teacher salary$69,692
Diversity index0.46

North State Independence High (0 miles)

Number of pupils138
Funding per pupil$7,535
Pupils per teacher27
Average teacher salary$79,386
Diversity index0.42

Shasta Plus (0.29 miles)

Number of pupils45
Funding per pupil$9,643
Pupils per teacher23
Average teacher salary$77,410
Diversity index0.41

Magnolia Independent Learning Center (0.43 miles)

Number of pupils0
Funding per pupil
Pupils per teacher
Average teacher salary
Diversity index

Freedom High (0.44 miles)

Number of pupils14
Funding per pupil$175,604
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$80,626
Diversity index0.36

Cypress Elementary (1.51 miles)

Number of pupils196
Funding per pupil$12,342
Pupils per teacher22
Average teacher salary$66,759
Diversity index0.59
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Rankings within California
There are 10,465 schools in California. Rankings don't always go up to 10,465 because some schools have missing data.
1379thlargest school
1246thhighest number of FTE teachers
4339thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
6693rdhighest average teaching salary
9099thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
7452ndhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
5869thhighest diversity index
4802ndhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

6th Grade - 12th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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