Galileo High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#511
College Readiness Index
46.6
Academic Performance Index
785
Student/Teacher Ratio
22:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,131 Students
  • 97 Teachers

Galileo High School
1150 FRANCISCO ST
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94109

Phone: (415) 749-3430

District: San Francisco Unified School District

Overview

Galileo High School is ranked 107th within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Galileo High School is 62 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 97 percent. Galileo 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
#511
State Rank
#107

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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 2,131
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 97%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 64%
Full-Time Teachers 97

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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 46.6

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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

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

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