PROFICIENCY n/a equal to state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
46%San Francisco Unified
46%San Francisco

Downtown High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "San Francisco Unified" in San Francisco, CA. There are a total of 178 students and 12 teachers at Downtown High, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 133 free lunch students and 10 reduced lunch students.

Downtown High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of n/a, which is equal to the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch133
Reduced lunch10


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Downtown High, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Downtown High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 1.2% 10.3% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 28.5% 9.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 4.1% 40.3% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 51.2% 27.3% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 4.1% 3.1% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 11.0% 7.1% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 2.2% 3.1% 3.1%

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San Francisco demographics profile

StatisticSan FranciscoCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)17,68023991
Median age38.635.637.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%53%55%
Speak English55%56%79%
Speak Spanish11%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Francisco

IndexSan FranciscoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade86.4%80.6%83.8%
Completed high school85.3%79.3%82.4%
Completed some college73.6%60.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree58.4%38.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors52.9%31.0%29.3%
Completed masters20.7%11.4%11.0%
Completed professional degree7.2%3.8%3.2%
Completed doctorate2.4%1.5%1.3%
Source: The Downtown High data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.