Foothill Technology High School

  • Foothill Technology High School serves 1,027 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (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 85% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Foothill Technology High School's student population of 1,027 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,027 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Foothill Technology High School's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Foothill Technology High School is 0.58, 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#1341 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
35%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
55%
24%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.41
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Graduation Rate≥99%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVentura Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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