De Anza High School

5000 Valley View Rd, Richmond, CA 94803 | (510) 223-3811
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 907
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 5000 Valley View Rd., Richmond, CA 94803
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 907
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 46.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 478 (52.7%)
  • Females: 429 (47.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 148 (16.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 418 (46.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 566 (62.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
De Anza High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black25227.8%
Asian20722.8%
Hispanic31935.2%
White11712.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For De Anza High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade10.1%
9th Grade22624.9%
10th Grade24927.5%
11th Grade21423.6%
12th Grade21723.9%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
79.1%
District:
74.2%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
5.5%
District:
6.0%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
21.8%
District:
25.4%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
21.8%
District:
11.2%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 2.1%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 89.6%
Number of Certificated Staff: 55.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 12.9
Average Age
School:
45.9
District:
49.4
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for De Anza High School

  • Reviewed by Student on October 14, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think DeAnza is a great schol. I mean. there are great stuents attending here some from Making Waves Educational Program, which I am inolved in. Anyway, De Anza is a great highschool for students around living in El Sobrante because it is close to home!

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that De Anza 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 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
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 14.3%
Average Combined Score: 17.7
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 22.6%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 35.9%
Average Combined Score: 1,337.3
Critical Reading Average: 454.7
Math Average: 432.1
Writing Average: 450.5
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 20.5%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20104.0%6.0%22.0%
20092.0%5.0%21.0%
20086.0%4.0%18.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201039.0%31.0%55.0%
200923.0%31.0%51.0%
200834.0%35.0%52.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201034.0%39.0%54.0%
200927.0%36.0%50.0%
200833.0%36.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201012.0%22.0%46.0%
200911.0%19.0%47.0%
200816.0%21.0%43.0%
 
CST World History Test
20088.0%3.0%36.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
20103.0%8.0%40.0%
20094.0%13.0%37.0%
20085.0%17.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201026.0%16.0%38.0%
200924.0%20.0%34.0%
200817.0%15.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
20108.0%14.0%47.0%
200914.0%20.0%44.0%
20083.0%22.0%41.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201028.0%30.0%45.0%
200925.0%31.0%44.0%
200822.0%28.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20104.0%4.0%14.0%
20093.0%3.0%14.0%
20081.0%4.0%12.0%
 
CST Science Test
201030.0%27.0%46.0%
200930.0%29.0%44.0%
200825.0%24.0%40.0%
 
CST World History Test
201016.0%22.0%42.0%
200916.0%21.0%38.0%
20089.0%20.0%33.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Biology Test
201030.0%19.0%46.0%
200938.0%24.0%41.0%
200823.0%33.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
20103.0%13.0%30.0%
2009---
20084.0%7.0%25.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201022.0%29.0%42.0%
200919.0%28.0%40.0%
200823.0%28.0%37.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201069.0%41.0%53.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201014.0%28.0%50.0%
20092.0%28.0%47.0%
20089.0%26.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201025.0%28.0%45.0%
200918.0%27.0%44.0%
200829.0%26.0%38.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
20091.0%2.0%12.0%
20081.0%3.0%11.0%
 
CST World History Test
200915.0%25.0%11.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20103.0%11.0%31.0%
20091.0%9.0%28.0%
20084.0%10.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
20101.0%6.0%31.0%
20092.0%8.0%28.0%
20083.0%11.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201035.0%24.0%46.0%
200926.0%26.0%42.0%
200823.0%27.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
20106.0%13.0%38.0%
20096.0%13.0%36.0%
20084.0%14.0%32.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20107.0%11.0%27.0%
20094.0%8.0%26.0%
20085.0%9.0%24.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201069.0%40.0%49.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201016.0%31.0%54.0%
20094.0%33.0%50.0%
20089.0%31.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201015.0%21.0%41.0%
200916.0%22.0%38.0%
200810.0%18.0%33.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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