Christopher High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
850 Day Rd.
Gilroy, CA 95020
Phone
(408) 848-7171
District
GILROY UNIFIED
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1761
Classroom Teachers
77

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

8

(10 is best)

Better than 75.1% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Christopher High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 43
Proficiency in Reading 64 55
Proficiency in Math 35 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 22.95
AVG FOR DISTRICT 25.22
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 410 23.3%
Grade 10 441 25.0%
Grade 11 457 26.0%
Grade 12 453 25.7%
Total 1761 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 27.2% 18.4% 25.0%
Black 2.1% 1.3% 5.9%
Hispanic 61.4% 73.1% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.2% 6.3% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 0.8% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.3% 55.5% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.2% 45.7% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.1% 9.8% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 63,896 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 286.3 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.7% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.0% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 11.1% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 18,821 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 16.1% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.1% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 25.8% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.2% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.8% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.2% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.0% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 5.7% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,990 $70,897,640 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $522 $6,178,392 4.7%
Staff $496 $5,870,656 4.5%
General Administration $85 $1,006,060 0.8%
School Administration $571 $6,758,356 5.2%
Operation $961 $11,374,396 8.7%
Transportation $177 $2,094,972 1.6%
Other $440 $5,207,840 4.0%
Total Support $3,252 $38,490,672 29.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,786 $21,139,096 16.2%
Total Expenditures $11,027 $130,515,572 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%