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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • 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
124
Classroom Teachers
11

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

8

(10 is best)

Better than 72.3% 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 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 44
Proficiency in Reading 64 57
Proficiency in Math 34 32

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.85
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.20
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 8 6.5%
Grade 10 21 16.9%
Grade 11 50 40.3%
Grade 12 45 36.3%
Total 124 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 79.7% 76.4% 24.4%
Black 0.8% 2.1% 5.7%
Hispanic 13.6% 13.7% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.9% 6.8% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.9% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.5% 9.5% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 8.8% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.8% 0.8% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 116,584 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 764.7 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.0% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.5% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 21.1% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 33.4% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 23.0% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 50,144 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 6.1% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.7% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 71.1% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 44.2% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.4% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.3% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.0% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.4% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 5.4% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,021 $51,446,028 55.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,717 $8,014,956 8.6%
Staff $744 $3,472,992 3.7%
General Administration $143 $667,524 0.7%
School Administration $870 $4,061,160 4.4%
Operation $1,834 $8,561,112 9.2%
Transportation $67 $312,756 0.3%
Other $980 $4,574,640 4.9%
Total Support $6,355 $29,665,140 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,570 $11,996,760 12.9%
Total Expenditures $19,946 $93,107,928 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%