Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School

Tel: (510)231-1402
  • Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School serves 261 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School operates within the West Contra Costa Unified School District.
  • West Contra Costa Unified School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 261 students has grown by 41% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 261 students
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1 24:1
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School American Indian Students (1994-2013)
Asian
5%
11%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
55%
54%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
33%
6%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
5%
24%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.41
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
62%
50%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
9%
Gompers (samuel) Continuation High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • West Contra Costa Unified School District's student population of 30,298 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 90% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,434 is higher than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,065 is higher than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name West Contra Costa Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
58
4
Number of Students Managed 30,298 1,597
West Contra Costa Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 83%
West Contra Costa Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $413 MM $21 MM
West Contra Costa Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $463 MM $21 MM
West Contra Costa Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,434 $12,988
West Contra Costa Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,065 $12,986
West Contra Costa Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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