Tamiscal High (alternative) 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
305 Doherty Dr.
Larkspur, CA 94939
Phone
(415) 945-3750
District
TAMALPAIS UNION HIGH
County
MARIN COUNTY
Type of School
Other
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
147

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

8

(10 is best)

Better than 72.2% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Tamiscal High (alternative) School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
49%
44%
64%
57%
34%
32%
49%
44%
64%
57%
34%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
No Data
No Data
No Data
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 9 6.1%
Grade 10 14 9.5%
Grade 11 44 29.9%
Grade 12 80 54.4%
Total 147 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 76.1% 76.5% 24.0%
Black 0.7% 1.8% 5.5%
Hispanic 15.5% 14.9% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.7% 6.2% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.7% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.1% 9.6% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 8.6% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.4% 0.9% 7.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 116,466 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 763.9 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.3% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.3% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 21.2% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.9% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 23.2% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 49,605 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 6.6% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.7% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 71.4% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 45.5% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.0% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.1% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.1% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.4% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.5% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 5.3% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,509 $55,323,000 55.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,923 $9,243,000 9.3%
Staff $712 $3,423,000 3.4%
General Administration $193 $928,000 0.9%
School Administration $863 $4,150,000 4.2%
Operation $1,811 $8,707,000 8.7%
Transportation $61 $295,000 0.3%
Other $1,158 $5,568,000 5.6%
Total Support $6,722 $32,314,000 32.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $12,175,000 12.2%
Total Expenditures $20,764 $99,812,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,397 $45,595,285,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $770 $4,748,066,000 5.1%
Staff $749 $4,614,248,000 4.9%
General Administration $125 $769,590,000 0.8%
School Administration $816 $5,028,140,000 5.4%
Operation $1,171 $7,220,628,000 7.7%
Transportation $278 $1,714,208,000 1.8%
Other $653 $4,027,094,000 4.3%
Total Support $4,562 $28,121,974,000 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,165 $19,510,107,000 20.9%
Total Expenditures $15,124 $93,227,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%