PROFICIENCY 72% 89% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
50%Sequoia Union High

Carlmont High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Sequoia Union High" in Belmont, CA. There are a total of 2,183 students and 108 teachers at Carlmont High, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 223 free lunch students and 49 reduced lunch students.

Carlmont High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 72.0%, which is 89% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch223
Reduced lunch49


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment747
Taking some courses645
Taking some courses (not tests)107
Passing some courses539
Passing no courses102

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 Carlmont High, there are a total of 747 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 645 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School63%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School81%

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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Carlmont High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 46.4% 35.0% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 2.6% 2.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 15.3% 6.6% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 23.2% 46.5% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.9% 2.5% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 10.2% 6.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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Belmont demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)5,80923291
Median age39.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%52%55%
Speak English62%56%79%
Speak Spanish8%29%13%

Education level achieved in Belmont

Completed 8th grade93.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school93.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college83.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree65.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors58.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters29.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree10.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.7%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Carlmont High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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