Redwood High School

  • Redwood High School serves 1,836 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (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 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Redwood High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Redwood High School's student population of 1,836 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 99 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,836 students
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Total Classroom Teachers99 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Redwood High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Redwood High School is 0.43, which is less 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 School Rank#935 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
13%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
74%
23%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.430.64
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Graduation Rate
95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTamalpais Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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