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1560 N Minnewawa Ave

Clovis, CA 93619

(559) 327-3000

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,370

Students Per Teacher: 22

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30 Parent Reviews for Buchanan High School

Great School. Great teachers. Cleanest school in the district and most respect school also.

Posted by a parent on 03/11/10

I am graduating this year from Buchanan. I had a wonderful time here and i will truly miss it. This school really stands above all the rest in the area. I am going to be really proud to say i graduated from BHS. No other school could make you feel like that! The teachers here really care about the students. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/11/10

My Son graduated from Buchanan, and had a wonderful experience. His coaches were beyond what you could ask for. The education is great, as you can tell by their test scores compared to other districts. We thought about moving to the bay area, but when we checked out and did our research on the high schools ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/26/10

Last year, I went to a high school in Fresno. This was the kind of school where you would walk into the bathroom and eight times out of ten it would be filled with smoke from weed. This year, I am attending Buchanan and I definitely say that this school deserves a ten. Many people seem to think that ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/17/09

Buchanan is a quality school offering many opportunities in academics, performing arts, and sports.

Posted by a parent on 09/18/09

Buchanan is a great school. I moved to clovis and my grades went from C- in Fresno to B+ and A's in Clovis. Our academics are great, but our athletics are better. Sure, we are known for our athleticism, but our academics are amazing. The staff pushes you to succeed and are very encouraging. Buchanan ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/30/08

Even though some of the qualities of this school are not as amazing as you think, it is truly an amazing and colorful school. You will always have problems with the people and teachers but, it really depends on the kind of person you are. It's really the students choice if they want to change things ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/08/08

AP classes are the only aspect of this school that I truly applaud, and if it were not for the immature student body I may have given the school a better rating. Cheating is extremely prevalent, and perhaps this is so at other schools, but I do not tolerate it. The students may be involved in several ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/30/08

I am pleased with the education my gradson is receiving. I do question the revelance of some that is taught inthe English classes. Ithink the Teachers need to be paid more and have more freedom in selecting the cirriculum.

Posted by a other on 09/18/08

To all of those that complain about the overarching emphasis on sports at such a fine institution, you may need to cite your sources. Buchanan High School is famous for its creation of distinguished, principled leaders in the collegiate community, among notable institutions such as Princeton, UCLA, USC, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 09/18/08

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Test Year: 2012
Buchanan High School
Clovis Unified School District
California
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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Clovis schools — Buchanan High School is located at 1560 N Minnewawa Ave, Clovis CA 93619. 1560 N Minnewawa Ave is in the 93619 ZIP code in Clovis, CA The school district for Buchanan High School is the Clovis Unified School District. Buchanan High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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