Hercules High School

Unclaimed
7/10
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Reviews
36
Grades
9-12
Students
935
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Math
31%
State avg: 37%
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English
64%
State avg: 48%
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Science
53%
State avg: 50%
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9/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

Good news!

This school is far above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
98%
State avg: 82%
Percent of graduates who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
53%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1359
State avg: 1473
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Equity
3/10
Equity overview

A worrisome sign:

This school is not serving students from the state's most disadvantaged communities as well as other schools in the state.


Parent tip:

Compare this rating to the overall GreatSchools Summary Rating. Is there a big gap? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
General Information
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Filipino
27%
Black
24%
Hispanic
20%
Asian
19%
White
8%
Two or more races
1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
22 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
1019 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
100%
State avg: 91%
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Neighborhood
1900 Refugio Valley Road
Hercules, CA 94547
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Last modified: July 12, 2017
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