Wells (ida B.) High School

  • Wells (ida B.) High School serves 161 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Wells (ida B.) High School's student population of 161 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students161 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wells (ida B.) High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wells (ida B.) High School is 0.73, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7857 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
13%
11%
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Hispanic
38%
54%
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Black
33%
6%
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White
8%
24%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.730.64
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Graduation Rate40-44%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Francisco Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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