Gilroy High School

750 West Tenth St, Gilroy, CA 95020 | (408) 847-2424
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,212
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  • Mailing Address: 750 West Tenth St., Gilroy, CA 95020
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,212
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 97.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,095 (49.5%)
  • Females: 1,117 (50.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 222 (10.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,063 (48.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,285 (58.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gilroy High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian140.6%
Black331.5%
Asian914.1%
Hispanic1,56070.5%
White46120.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gilroy High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade10.05%
9th Grade41818.9%
10th Grade47121.3%
11th Grade65829.7%
12th Grade66430.0%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
86.7%
District:
84.3%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
5.9%
District:
11.8%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree: 12.7%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 1.9%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 90.4%
Number of Certificated Staff: 118.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 13.7
Average Age
School:
42.5
District:
46.6
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Gilroy High School performed on average about the same as 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 General Mathematics
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Integrated/Coordinated Science
  • 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: 8.5%
Average Combined Score: 21.4
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 54.7%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 29.3%
Average Combined Score: 1,497.9
Critical Reading Average: 497.3
Math Average: 504.2
Writing Average: 496.4
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 51.7%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201029.0%38.0%22.0%
200913.0%18.0%21.0%
200824.0%26.0%18.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201049.0%54.0%55.0%
200955.0%55.0%51.0%
200851.0%52.0%52.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
20106.0%44.0%35.0%
200918.0%61.0%29.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201048.0%59.0%54.0%
200954.0%56.0%50.0%
200849.0%51.0%49.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201023.0%21.0%17.0%
200913.0%15.0%17.0%
200822.0%20.0%18.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201035.0%49.0%46.0%
200932.0%34.0%47.0%
200832.0%38.0%43.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20086.0%2.0%5.0%
 
CST World History Test
200817.0%8.0%36.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201022.0%27.0%12.0%
200920.0%17.0%11.0%
200824.0%21.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201054.0%40.0%40.0%
200943.0%43.0%37.0%
200852.0%51.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201042.0%43.0%38.0%
200933.0%33.0%34.0%
200829.0%27.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201039.0%32.0%47.0%
200942.0%42.0%44.0%
200848.0%48.0%41.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201016.0%31.0%29.0%
200935.0%35.0%23.0%
200822.0%22.0%23.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201040.0%48.0%45.0%
200947.0%46.0%44.0%
200841.0%39.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201016.0%28.0%14.0%
200916.0%13.0%14.0%
200814.0%14.0%12.0%
 
CST Science Test
201039.0%39.0%46.0%
200942.0%39.0%44.0%
200839.0%38.0%40.0%
 
CST World History Test
201042.0%45.0%42.0%
200937.0%36.0%38.0%
200839.0%36.0%33.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20097.0%7.0%9.0%
200813.0%12.0%7.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201017.0%13.0%8.0%
200912.0%10.0%8.0%
200815.0%13.0%5.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201025.0%25.0%14.0%
200919.0%18.0%12.0%
200820.0%16.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201042.0%39.0%46.0%
200948.0%39.0%41.0%
200850.0%43.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201027.0%27.0%30.0%
200927.0%24.0%27.0%
200820.0%17.0%25.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201040.0%40.0%32.0%
200928.0%29.0%26.0%
200830.0%30.0%28.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201042.0%42.0%42.0%
200944.0%40.0%40.0%
200838.0%33.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20107.0%8.0%6.0%
200913.0%13.0%7.0%
20084.0%4.0%6.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201035.0%35.0%53.0%
200969.0%69.0%50.0%
200853.0%53.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201041.0%41.0%50.0%
200954.0%54.0%47.0%
200852.0%52.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201046.0%43.0%45.0%
200947.0%43.0%44.0%
200834.0%30.0%38.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
200911.0%9.0%11.0%
200820.0%18.0%10.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201023.0%40.0%31.0%
200915.0%30.0%28.0%
200822.0%35.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201041.0%36.0%31.0%
200932.0%37.0%28.0%
200837.0%34.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201045.0%47.0%46.0%
200948.0%46.0%42.0%
200843.0%40.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201033.0%30.0%38.0%
200935.0%33.0%36.0%
200838.0%36.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201028.0%39.0%33.0%
200930.0%42.0%28.0%
200828.0%34.0%28.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201023.0%17.0%27.0%
200913.0%15.0%26.0%
200822.0%23.0%27.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201018.0%32.0%27.0%
200923.0%24.0%26.0%
200820.0%22.0%24.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201035.0%35.0%49.0%
200969.0%68.0%46.0%
200853.0%53.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201043.0%45.0%54.0%
200955.0%57.0%50.0%
200853.0%54.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201041.0%43.0%41.0%
200937.0%34.0%38.0%
200837.0%35.0%33.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20099.0%8.0%13.0%
200817.0%13.0%11.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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