Balboa High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#682
College Readiness Index
41.9
Academic Performance Index
780
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,382 Students
  • 69 Teachers

Balboa High School
1000 CAYUGA AVE
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94112

Phone: (415) 469-4090

District: San Francisco Unified School District

Overview

Balboa High School is ranked 139th within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Balboa High School is 54 percent. The student body makeup is 55 percent male and 45 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 94 percent. Balboa High School is 1 of 24 high schools in the San Francisco Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#682
State Rank
#139

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,382
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 94%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 57%
Full-Time Teachers 69

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness Index 41.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 24
Total Students 18,141
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 39.8

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Nearby Schools

Balboa High School is 1 of 24 schools in the San Francisco Unified School District.

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