PROFICIENCY 71% 85% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
76%Pleasanton Unified
76%Pleasanton
38%California

Foothill High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Pleasanton Unified" in Pleasanton, CA. There are a total of 2,127 students and 82 teachers at Foothill High, for a student to teacher ratio of 26 to 1. There are a total of 79 free lunch students and 30 reduced lunch students.

Foothill High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 70.5%, which is 85% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2127
Teachers82.4
Student/Teacher ratio26:1
Free lunch79
Reduced lunch30

 

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 Foothill 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

GradeProficiency
All61%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School61%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All80%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School80%

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.

Foothill High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 49.2% 49.8% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 2.3% 2.1% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 36.0% 35.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.7% 9.5% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.3% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.9% 2.7% 3.1% 3.1%

Pleasanton demographics profile

StatisticPleasantonCaliforniaNational
Population77,04639,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,19325691
Median age42.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%52%55%
Speak English68%56%79%
Speak Spanish5%29%13%

Education level achieved in Pleasanton

IndexPleasantonCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade95.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school94.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college84.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree67.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors61.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters26.0%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Foothill High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.