Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School

715 Chanslor Ave

Richmond, CA 94801-3533

Tel: (510)231-1402
Grades 9-12
153 students
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School serves 153 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School operates within the West Contra Costa Unified School District.
West Contra Costa Unified School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 153 students has grown by 33% over five years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 153 students
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 25:1
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
11%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
59%
53%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
37%
6%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
1%
25%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.65
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
90%
49%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
9%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

West Contra Costa Unified School District's student population of 30,720 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 90% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,092 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,147 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name West Contra Costa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
59
4
Number of Students Managed 30,720 1,757
West Contra Costa Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 83%
West Contra Costa Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $334 MM $17 MM
West Contra Costa Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $396 MM $18 MM
West Contra Costa Unified School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,092 $10,238
West Contra Costa Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $13,147 $10,739
West Contra Costa Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Leadership Public Schools: Richmond High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lovonya Dejean Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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    0.1 miles
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    RichmondCA 94804
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    RichmondCA 94804
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