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Palo Alto High School
This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More have above average college readiness measures, take more advanced courses per student than the state average, and more information about this school can be found below.
Academics
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Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More 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.


Subject
% Proficient
English
86%
State avg: 49%
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Math
73%
State avg: 38%
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
50%
Asian
29%
Hispanic
10%
Two or more races
5%
Black
3%
Filipino
1%
Pacific Islander
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
386 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
88%
State avg: 91%
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Neighborhood
50 Embarcadero Road
Palo Alto, CA 94301
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Last modified: November 15, 2017
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