Foothill High School

4375 Foothill Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Foothill High School serves 2,176 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Foothill High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Foothill High School's student population of 2,176 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,176 students
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Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
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School Comparison

Foothill High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Foothill High School is 0.65, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#457 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
40%
12%
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Hispanic
10%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
43%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.64
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePleasanton Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Foothill High School is Amador Valley High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Thomas S. Hart Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lydiksen Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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