Castlemont High School

  • Castlemont High School serves 858 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Castlemont High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Castlemont High School's student population of 858 students has grown by 69% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 85% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students858 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Castlemont High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Castlemont High School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#9497 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:123:1
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
65%
54%
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Black
29%
5%
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White
n/a
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Castlemont High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.500.64
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Graduation Rate65-69%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOakland Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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