Skyline High School

  • Skyline High School serves 1,845 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Skyline High School operates within the Oakland Unified School District.
  • Oakland Unified School District's 59% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1845 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,845 students
Skyline High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Skyline High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
Skyline High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeSkyline High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:124:1
Skyline High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Skyline High School American Indian Students (1991-2012)
Asian
17%
11%
Skyline High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
40%
54%
Skyline High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
34%
6%
Skyline High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
7%
24%
Skyline High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Skyline High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Skyline High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSkyline High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA 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.
0.700.64
Skyline 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.
68%
50%
Skyline High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
8%
9%
Skyline High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Oakland Unified School District's student population of 47,749 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 59% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,123 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,313 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameOakland Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
120
4
Number of Students Managed47,7491,597
Oakland Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate59%83%
Oakland Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$517 MM$17 MM
Oakland Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$572 MM$18 MM
Oakland Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,123$10,238
Oakland Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,313$10,739
Oakland Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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