Oakland High School

1023 Macarthur Blvd, Oakland, CA 94610 | (510) 879-3040
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,817
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1023 Macarthur Blvd., Oakland, CA 94610
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,817
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 85.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 902 (49.6%)
  • Females: 915 (50.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 93 (5.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,195 (65.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,288 (70.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Oakland High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.2%
Black53829.6%
Asian86147.4%
Hispanic31917.6%
White231.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Oakland High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade51428.3%
10th Grade48126.5%
11th Grade43123.7%
12th Grade39121.5%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
78.8%
District:
59.2%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
3.3%
District:
1.0%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
20.9%
District:
14.7%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
72.5%
District:
39.0%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 2.4%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 88.1%
Number of Certificated Staff: 91.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 13.4
Average Age
School:
43.5
District:
48.3
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Oakland High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST Earth Science
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Physics
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: No
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 2004-2005
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 5
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 25.3%
Average Combined Score: 19.5
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 42.5%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 69.0%
Average Combined Score: 1,300.6
Critical Reading Average: 416.8
Math Average: 463.2
Writing Average: 420.6
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 24.3%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201015.0%10.0%22.0%
20094.0%6.0%21.0%
20086.0%4.0%18.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201072.0%53.0%69.0%
200968.0%41.0%65.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201033.0%31.0%35.0%
200916.0%15.0%29.0%
200824.0%18.0%31.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201043.0%34.0%54.0%
200928.0%28.0%50.0%
200836.0%27.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201036.0%24.0%46.0%
200917.0%16.0%47.0%
200828.0%22.0%43.0%
 
CST Biology Test
20096.0%23.0%51.0%
20086.0%20.0%52.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20103.0%7.0%12.0%
2009---
20083.0%2.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201022.0%18.0%40.0%
200929.0%17.0%37.0%
200821.0%15.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201027.0%24.0%38.0%
200931.0%20.0%34.0%
200831.0%18.0%35.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201025.0%25.0%45.0%
200934.0%24.0%44.0%
200827.0%22.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20103.0%2.0%14.0%
20097.0%2.0%14.0%
20085.0%3.0%12.0%
 
CST Science Test
201036.0%30.0%46.0%
200937.0%29.0%44.0%
200832.0%21.0%40.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201082.0%60.0%75.0%
2009---
200868.0%61.0%68.0%
 
CST World History Test
201015.0%19.0%42.0%
200923.0%20.0%38.0%
200816.0%14.0%33.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20108.0%9.0%8.0%
2009---
20088.0%3.0%5.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201011.0%5.0%14.0%
200912.0%4.0%12.0%
20083.0%3.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201047.0%22.0%46.0%
200939.0%18.0%41.0%
200832.0%19.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201015.0%14.0%30.0%
200910.0%10.0%27.0%
200810.0%10.0%25.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201034.0%26.0%42.0%
200929.0%22.0%40.0%
200823.0%21.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20103.0%1.0%6.0%
20095.0%2.0%7.0%
20081.0%1.0%6.0%
 
CST Physics Test
20109.0%22.0%53.0%
20094.0%23.0%50.0%
20089.0%20.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201046.0%38.0%50.0%
200935.0%29.0%47.0%
200835.0%30.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201033.0%27.0%45.0%
200929.0%25.0%44.0%
200818.0%20.0%38.0%
 
CST World History Test
20098.0%3.0%11.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201012.0%19.0%31.0%
20093.0%17.0%28.0%
20085.0%13.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201019.0%14.0%31.0%
200924.0%14.0%28.0%
200814.0%11.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201031.0%25.0%46.0%
200929.0%21.0%42.0%
200829.0%19.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201015.0%15.0%38.0%
20099.0%13.0%36.0%
20088.0%13.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201033.0%29.0%33.0%
200916.0%14.0%28.0%
200823.0%18.0%28.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201020.0%14.0%27.0%
200911.0%11.0%26.0%
200815.0%13.0%24.0%
 
CST Physics Test
20109.0%10.0%49.0%
20095.0%11.0%46.0%
20089.0%6.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201052.0%43.0%54.0%
200935.0%34.0%50.0%
200839.0%37.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201014.0%17.0%41.0%
200919.0%17.0%38.0%
200814.0%11.0%33.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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