Foothill 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 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
4375 Foothill Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Phone
(925) 461-6600
District
PLEASANTON UNIFIED
County
ALAMEDA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2217

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 97.0% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
44%
85%
57%
69%
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
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    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 579 26.1%
Grade 10 556 25.1%
Grade 11 533 24.0%
Grade 12 549 24.8%
Total 2217 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 40.1% 37.4% 24.0%
Black 1.8% 1.5% 5.5%
Hispanic 10.3% 10.5% 57.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 47.2% 50.3% 12.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 8.6% 8.0% 59.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 7.0% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 1.0% 7.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 82,046 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,088.4 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.2% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.3% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.3% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.4% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 14.8% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 29,137 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 6.5% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.2% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 65.1% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 52.4% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.4% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.1% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.2% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 5.6% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.0% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 4.2% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,558 $111,793,000 58.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $548 $8,110,000 4.2%
Staff $586 $8,664,000 4.5%
General Administration $41 $602,000 0.3%
School Administration $680 $10,063,000 5.2%
Operation $840 $12,423,000 6.5%
Transportation $66 $972,000 0.5%
Other $581 $8,598,000 4.5%
Total Support $3,342 $49,432,000 25.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,096 $31,010,000 16.1%
Total Expenditures $12,996 $192,235,000 100.0%
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%