Elk Grove High School

Elk Grove High School serves 1,736 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Elk Grove High School operates within the Elk Grove Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1736 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,736 students
Elk Grove High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Elk Grove High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Elk Grove High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 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 26:1 22:1
Elk Grove High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Elk Grove High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
11%
11%
Elk Grove High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
20%
52%
Elk Grove High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
7%
7%
Elk Grove High School Black (1988-2012)
White
54%
26%
Elk Grove High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.65 0.64
Elk Grove 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%
Elk Grove High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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
Elk Grove High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 61,973 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Elk Grove Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
66
4
Number of Students Managed 61,973 1,577
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Elk Grove Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $585 MM $19 MM
Elk Grove Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $587 MM $18 MM
Elk Grove Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,410 $11,099
Elk Grove Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,433 $10,975
Elk Grove 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 Transition High (Continuation School) (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Jessie Baker (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Florence Markofer Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Elk Grove Transition High (Continuation School)
    Alternative School
    9800 Elk Groveflorin Rd
    Elk Grove , CA , 95624
    (916)686-7742
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  64  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Elk Grove Florence Markofer Elementary School
    9759 Tralee Way
    Elk Grove , CA , 95624
    (916)686-7714
    0.1  mi  |  704  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Elk Grove Jessie Baker
    Special Education School
    8850 Southside Ave
    Elk Grove , CA , 95624
    (916)686-7703
    Special Education School
    0.4  mi  |  158  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Elk Grove Joseph Kerr Middle School
    8865 Elk Grove Blvd
    Elk Grove , CA , 95624
    (916)686-7728
    0.5  mi  |  933  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Elk Grove California Montessori Project - Elk Grove Campus
    Charter School
    8828 Elk Grove Blvd
    Elk Grove , CA , 95624
    (916)714-9699
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  304  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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