PROFICIENCY 24% 37% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%West Contra Costa Unified

De Anza High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "West Contra Costa Unified" in Richmond, CA. There are a total of 1,263 students and 54 teachers at De Anza High, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 742 free lunch students and 142 reduced lunch students.

De Anza High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 24.0%, which is 37% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch742
Reduced lunch142


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 De Anza 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 School10-14%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School35-39%

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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De Anza High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 10.2% 7.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 24.4% 18.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 19.0% 13.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 44.1% 58.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.2% 0.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.9% 1.1% 3.1% 3.1%

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Richmond demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)3,60323291
Median age35.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Speak English48%56%79%
Speak Spanish35%29%13%

Education level achieved in Richmond

Completed 8th grade77.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school75.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college56.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%
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