Saratoga 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
20300 Herriman Ave.
Saratoga, CA 95070
Phone
(408) 867-3411
District
LOS GATOS-SARATOGA JOINT UNION HIGH
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1358
Classroom Teachers
69

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.5% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 90 43
Proficiency in Reading 92 55
Proficiency in Math 88 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.70
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.80
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 362 26.7%
Grade 10 308 22.7%
Grade 11 330 24.3%
Grade 12 341 25.1%
Total 1358 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 28.5% 56.7% 25.0%
Black 0.2% 0.5% 5.9%
Hispanic 5.1% 8.1% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 66.0% 34.5% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.7% 1.8% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.7% 1.7% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.1% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 55,829 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 407.8 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.6% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.5% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 21.2% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 35.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 19.1% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 20,608 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 5.4% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.6% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 72.2% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 53.9% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.1% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.9% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 7.8% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 5.7% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 3.9% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 4.8% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,532 $31,465,132 44.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $870 $2,871,870 4.1%
Staff $714 $2,356,914 3.4%
General Administration $331 $1,092,631 1.6%
School Administration $726 $2,396,526 3.4%
Operation $1,698 $5,605,098 8.0%
Transportation $183 $604,083 0.9%
Other $862 $2,845,462 4.1%
Total Support $5,384 $17,772,584 25.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,344 $20,941,544 29.8%
Total Expenditures $21,260 $70,179,260 100.0%
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%