Wells (ida B.) High School

  • Wells (ida B.) High School serves 181 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wells (ida B.) High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

Wells (ida B.) High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Wells (ida B.) High School's student population of 181 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students181 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wells (ida B.) High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wells (ida B.) High School is 0.70, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#5702 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
12%
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Hispanic
45%
54%
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Black
28%
5%
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White
6%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.64
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Graduation Rate35-39%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Francisco Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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