Balboa High School

1000 Cayuga Ave,

San Francisco, CA, 94112-3236

Tel: (415)469-4090
Grades: 9-12

1,382 students

Balboa High School serves 1,382 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Balboa High School operates within the San Francisco Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1382 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,382 students
Balboa High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Balboa High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Balboa High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less 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 20:1 22:1
Balboa High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
57%
11%
Balboa High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
22%
52%
Balboa High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
7%
7%
Balboa High School Black (1988-2012)
White
6%
26%
Balboa High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Balboa High School Sch Ethnicity Balboa 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.
0.62 0.64
Balboa 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.
57%
10%
Balboa High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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
Balboa High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 60,329 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name San Francisco Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
114
4
Number of Students Managed 60,329 1,577
San Francisco Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
San Francisco Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $724 MM $19 MM
San Francisco Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $778 MM $18 MM
San Francisco Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,118 $11,099
San Francisco Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,096 $10,975
San Francisco 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 Leadership High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Denman (james) Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Monroe Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San Francisco Denman (james) Middle School
    241 Oneida Ave
    San Francisco , CA , 94112
    (415)469-4535
    0.2  mi  |  604  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • San Francisco Leadership High School
    Charter School
    241 Oneida Ave 301
    San Francisco , CA , 94112
    (415)841-8910
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  260  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • San Francisco San Francisco Community Alternative Elementary School
    125 Excelsior Ave
    San Francisco , CA , 94112
    (415)469-4739
    0.5  mi  |  284  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • San Francisco Monroe Elementary School
    260 Madrid St
    San Francisco , CA , 94112
    (415)469-4736
    0.6  mi  |  512  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • San Francisco Cleveland Elementary School
    455 Athens St
    San Francisco , CA , 94112
    (415)469-4709
    0.6  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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