Skyline High School

12250 Skyline Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94619
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,568 students in grades 9-12, Skyline High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,568 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • : 88% (Top 50% in CA)
  • : 15%
  • : 32%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Skyline High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Skyline High School's student population of 1,568 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,568 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
99 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Skyline High School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
(18-19)
15%
40%
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(18-19)
32%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Skyline High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
12%
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Hispanic
37%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Skyline High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
26%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Skyline High School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
12%
21%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.76
This chart display the diversity score of Skyline High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
88%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Skyline High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Skyline High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Skyline High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Skyline High School often compared to?
Skyline High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Oakland Technical High School, Oakland High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 32% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Skyline High School?
The graduation rate of Skyline High School is 88%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Skyline High School?
1,568 students attend Skyline High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
37% of Skyline High School students are Hispanic, 26% of students are Black, 14% of students are Asian, 12% of students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Skyline High School?
Skyline High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Skyline High School offer ?
Skyline High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Skyline High School part of?
Skyline High School is part of Oakland Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,568 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • : 88% (Top 50%)
  • : 15%
  • : 32%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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