PROFICIENCY 49% 29% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
44%South San Francisco Unified
43%South San Francisco

El Camino High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "South San Francisco Unified" in South San Francisco, CA. There are a total of 1,430 students and 60 teachers at El Camino High, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 239 free lunch students and 86 reduced lunch students.

El Camino High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 49.0%, which is 29% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch239
Reduced lunch86


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 El Camino 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 School39%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School55-59%

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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El Camino High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 8.3% 7.3% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 2.6% 2.0% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 46.3% 36.2% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 35.4% 45.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.1% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.8% 2.1% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.5% 6.4% 3.1% 3.1%

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South San Francisco demographics profile

StatisticSouth San FranciscoCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)7,25523291
Median age38.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%52%55%
Speak English43%56%79%
Speak Spanish25%29%13%

Education level achieved in South San Francisco

IndexSouth San FranciscoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade83.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school82.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college63.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.6%1.3%
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