Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School

715 Chanslor Ave,

Richmond, CA, 94801-3533

Tel: (510)231-1402
Grades: 9-12

184 students

Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School serves 184 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School operates within the West Contra Costa Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 184 students has grown by 60% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 184 students
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 22:1
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
11%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
54%
52%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
39%
7%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Black (1988-2012)
White
2%
26%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Sch Ethnicity Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.56 1.15
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,597 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name West Contra Costa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
4
Number of Students Managed 31,597 1,671
West Contra Costa Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
West Contra Costa Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $373 MM $19 MM
District Spending $413 MM $18 MM
West Contra Costa Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,110 $11,099
West Contra Costa Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,408 $10,975
West Contra Costa Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wccusd Community Day School Program (0.1 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Richmond Lincoln Elementary School
    29 Sixth St
    Richmond , CA , 94801
    (510)231-1404
    0.1  mi  |  435  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Richmond Wccusd Community Day School Program
    Alternative School
    157 Ninth St
    Richmond , CA , 94801
    (510)231-1160
    Alternative School
    0.1  mi  |  25  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Richmond Richmond College Preparatory
    Charter School
    214 South 11th St
    Richmond , CA , 94804
    (510)232-4004
    Charter School
    0.3  mi  |  291  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Richmond Nystrom Elementary School
    230 Harbour Way South
    Richmond , CA , 94804
    (510)231-1406
    0.3  mi  |  429  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Richmond Leadership Public Schools: Richmond High School
    Charter School
    251 South 12th St
    Richmond , CA , 94804
    (510)235-4522
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  447  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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