Hayward Unified School District

24411 Amador St.
Hayward, CA 94544-1301
(District boundaries shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Hayward Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public high schools serving 5,212 students in Hayward Unified School District.
Public High Schools in Hayward Unified School District have a diversity score of 0.53, which is less than the California public high school average of 0.64.
Public High School in Hayward Unified School District have a Graduation Rate of 77%, which is less than the California average of 85%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Hayward High School, with 91% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in California or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public high school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
31 Schools
2,822 Schools
# Students
17,977 Students
2,204,488 Students
# Teachers
854 Teachers
101,134 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

The school district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 81% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CA)
(18-19)
25%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hayward Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
37%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hayward Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
77%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hayward Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.54
0.64
# American Indian Students
31 Students
11,449 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
2,782 Students
253,526 Students
% Asian Students
16%
12%
# Hispanic Students
11,845 Students
1,210,385 Students
% Hispanic Students
66%
55%
# Black Students
1,352 Students
118,812 Students
% Black Students
8%
5%
# White Students
598 Students
492,294 Students
% White Students
3%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
600 Students
9,615 Students
% Hawaiian Students
3%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
766 Students
103,544 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
1,455
24,378
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,346
22,510
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,395
23,295
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,394
23,310
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,503
23,453
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,475
23,769
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,414
31,687
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,357
40,948
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,426
43,682
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,209
484,137
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,335
494,853
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,340
478,576
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,328
489,872
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,736 is higher than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,077 is higher than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$373 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hayward Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$397 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Hayward Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$20,736
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hayward Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$22,077
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hayward Unified  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Hayward Unified School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mt. Eden High School
(Math: 26% | Reading: 58% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2300 Panama St.
Hayward, CA 94545
(510) 723-3180
Grades: 9-12
| 1,941 students
Rank: #22.
Hayward High School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 51% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1633 E. Ave.
Hayward, CA 94540
(510) 723-3170
Grades: 9-12
| 1,646 students
Rank: #33.
Tennyson High School
(Math: 11% | Reading: 35% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
27035 Whitman Rd.
Hayward, CA 94544
(510) 723-3190
Grades: 9-12
| 1,469 students
Rank: #44.
Brenkwitz High School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9% )
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
22100 Princeton St.
Hayward, CA 94541
(510) 723-3160
Grades: 9-12
| 156 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 31 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 17,977 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 77%
  • : 25%
  • : 37%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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