PROFICIENCY 64% 68% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
46%San Francisco Unified
42%San Francisco
38%California

Galileo 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 1,909 students and 91 teachers at Galileo High, for a student to teacher ratio of 21 to 1. There are a total of 1,180 free lunch students and 349 reduced lunch students.

Galileo High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 64.0%, which is 68% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1909
Teachers90.83
Student/Teacher ratio21:1
Free lunch1180
Reduced lunch349

 

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 Galileo 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
All53%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School53%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All75%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School75%

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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Galileo High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 3.2% 10.3% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 5.3% 9.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 66.8% 40.3% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 16.2% 27.3% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 4.2% 3.1% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 3.7% 7.1% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 2.2% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Yick Wo Elementary62%0.4San Francisco, CA
Sherman Elementary65%0.4San Francisco, CA
Francisco Middle School42%0.7San Francisco, CA
Marina Middle School42%0.7San Francisco, CA
Spring Valley Elementary42%0.7San Francisco, CA
Parker (jean) Elementary50%0.8San Francisco, CA
Garfield Elementary57%0.9San Francisco, CA
Gateway Middle School47%0.9San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Public Montessori60%0.9San Francisco, CA
Redding Elementary37%1.0San Francisco, CA
Lilienthal (claire) Elementary75%1.0San Francisco, CA
Lau (gordon J.) Elementary58%1.1San Francisco, CA

San Francisco demographics profile

StatisticSan FranciscoCaliforniaNational
Population850,28238,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)18,12823291
Median age38.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%52%55%
Speak English56%56%79%
Speak Spanish11%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Francisco

IndexSan FranciscoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade87.1%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school86.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college75.0%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree60.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors54.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters21.9%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.7%1.6%1.3%
Source: The Galileo High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.