Design Technical High School

  • Design Technical High School serves 414 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Design Technical High School's student population of 414 students has grown by 59% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 88% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students414 students
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Design Technical High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Design Technical High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Design Technical High School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
38%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
Asian
25%
11%
Hispanic
17%
54%
White
45%
24%
Two or more races
13%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Design Technical High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.700.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
49%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Mateo Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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