James Lick High School

  • James Lick High School serves 1,108 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • James Lick High School operates within the East Side Union High School District.
  • East Side Union High School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1108 students has declined by 21% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,108 students
James Lick High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % James Lick High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
James Lick High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade James Lick High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less 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 23:1 24:1
James Lick High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
James Lick High School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Asian
14%
11%
James Lick High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
79%
54%
James Lick High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
6%
James Lick High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
24%
James Lick High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
James Lick High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
All Ethnic Groups James Lick 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.
0.36 0.41
James Lick 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.
60%
50%
James Lick High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
17%
9%
James Lick High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • East Side Union High School District's student population of 26,612 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,094 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,360 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name East Side Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
4
Number of Students Managed 26,612 1,597
East Side Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 83%
East Side Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $294 MM $21 MM
East Side Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $301 MM $21 MM
East Side Union High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,094 $12,988
East Side Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,360 $12,986
East Side Union High 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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