Henry M. Gunn High School

780 Arastradero Rd,

Palo Alto, CA, 94306-3827

Tel: (650)354-8200
Grades: 9-12

1,854 students

Henry M. Gunn High School serves 1,854 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Henry M. Gunn High School operates within the Palo Alto Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1854 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,854 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 104 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
22:1
American Indian
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1%
Asian
40%
11%
Hispanic
8%
52%
Black
1%
7%
White
43%
26%
Unknown
8%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.65
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. n/a
10%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
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District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,164 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Palo Alto Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 12,164
1,577
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue $177 MM
n/a
District Spending $186 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $15,506
$0
District Spending / Student $16,274
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Los Altos High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Terman Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Juana Briones Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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