Washington (george) High School

Washington (george) High School serves 2,129 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Washington (george) High School operates within the San Francisco Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 2129 students has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,129 students
Washington (george) High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 105 teachers
Washington (george) High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Washington (george) 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 0.48 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 20:1 22:1
Washington (george) High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
71%
11%
Washington (george) High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
11%
52%
Washington (george) High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
7%
Washington (george) High School Black (1988-2012)
White
7%
26%
Washington (george) High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Washington (george) High School Sch Ethnicity Washington (george) 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.
0.48 1.15
Washington (george) 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.
62%
10%
Washington (george) 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
Washington (george) High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 55,751 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name San Francisco Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
114
4
Number of Students Managed 55,751 1,671
San Francisco Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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 S.f. County Special Education (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Presidio Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lafayette Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San Francisco Presidio Middle School
    450 30th Ave
    San Francisco , CA , 94121
    (415)750-8435
    0.2  mi  |  1178  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • San Francisco Lafayette Elementary School
    4545 Anza St
    San Francisco , CA , 94121
    (415)750-8483
    0.3  mi  |  533  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • San Francisco S.f. County Special Education
    Special Education School
    750 25th Ave
    San Francisco , CA , 94121
    (415)355-7656
    Special Education School
    0.5  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • San Francisco Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Alamo Elementary School
    250 23rd Ave
    San Francisco , CA , 94121
    (415)750-8456
    0.6  mi  |  511  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • San Francisco Argonne Elementary School
    680 18th Ave
    San Francisco , CA , 94121
    (415)750-8460
    0.9  mi  |  425  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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