Pescadero High School

Tel: (650)879-0274
  • Pescadero High School serves 95 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Pescadero High School operates within the La Honda-pescadero Unified School District.
  • La Honda-pescadero Unified School District's 77% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 95 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 95 students
Pescadero High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Pescadero High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Pescadero High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Pescadero High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 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 12:1 24:1
Pescadero High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Pescadero High School American Indian Students (1989-2011)
Asian
n/a
11%
Pescadero High School Asian Students (1997-2010)
Hispanic
72%
54%
Pescadero High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
6%
Pescadero High School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
25%
24%
Pescadero High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Pescadero High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Pescadero High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Pescadero 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.
0.42 0.41
Pescadero 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%
Pescadero High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2015)
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.
10%
9%
Pescadero High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • La Honda-pescadero Unified School District's student population of 340 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 76% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,873 is higher than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,141 is higher than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has declined by 36% over four years.
School District Name La Honda-pescadero Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 340 1,597
La Honda-pescadero Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 77% 83%
La Honda-pescadero Unified School District Graduation Rate (2006-2010)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $21 MM
La Honda-pescadero Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $6 MM $21 MM
La Honda-pescadero Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,873 $12,988
La Honda-pescadero Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,141 $12,986
La Honda-pescadero 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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    Po Box 189
    PescaderoCA 94060
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    Redwood CityCA 94065
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    Grades: KG-5 | 68 students
    7.7 miles
    Po Box 87
    La HondaCA 94020
    (650)747-0051
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