Sir Francis Drake High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#334
College Readiness Index
52.6
Academic Performance Index
857
Student/Teacher Ratio
N/A
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,023 Students
  • N/A Teachers

Sir Francis Drake High School
1327 SIR FRANCIS DRAKE BLVD
SAN ANSELMO, CA 94960

Phone: (415) 453-8770

District: Tamalpais Union High

Overview

Sir Francis Drake High School is ranked 61st within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Sir Francis Drake High School is 57 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 15 percent. Sir Francis Drake High School is 1 of 5 high schools in the Tamalpais Union High.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#334
State Rank
#61
STEM Rank
#181

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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 1,023
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 15%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 8%
Full-Time Teachers N/A

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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 Achieves CA goal
College Readiness Index 52.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

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

District

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

Total Schools 5
Total Students 3,822
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 44.4

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