Henry M. Gunn High School

780 Arastradero Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94306 | (650) 354-8200
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,912
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 780 Arastradero Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94306
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,912
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 107.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 993 (51.9%)
  • Females: 919 (48.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 38 (2.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 79 (4.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 117 (6.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Henry M. Gunn High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black402.1%
Asian71437.3%
Hispanic1477.7%
White85244.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Henry M. Gunn High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade44823.4%
10th Grade50826.6%
11th Grade47825.0%
12th Grade47825.0%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
97.3%
District:
97.6%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
4.4%
District:
14.6%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
5.2%
District:
2.1%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 1.7%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 97.5%
Number of Certificated Staff: 135.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 11.9
Average Age
School:
42.8
District:
51.8
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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