Sequoia High School



Sequoia High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sequoia High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 511
10 552
11 540
12 540

Sequoia High School is a public high school of the Sequoia Union High School District located in Redwood City, CA. It has 2,143 students in grades 9th through 12th. Sequoia High School is the 295th largest public high school in California and the 1,213th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.8 to 1.

Total Students: 2,143
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 108
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,213th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in California: 295th out of 2,635
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,149th out of 2,608
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 102nd out of 2,608

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Sequoia High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,096
(51%)
4,926
(51%)
 Female 1,047
(49%)
4,790
(49%)

Sequoia High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,273
(59%)
4,553
(47%)
 White 629
(29%)
3,370
(35%)
 Asian 98
(5%)
809
(8%)
 Two or More 63
(3%)
451
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 47
(2%)
246
(3%)
 Black 28
(1%)
247
(3%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
40
(0%)

Sequoia High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,250
(58%)
6,223
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 719
(34%)
2,853
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 174
(8%)
640
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Sequoia High School is ranked 466th out of 2,578 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sequoia High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (41.7%) is lower than the state average of 55.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Sequoia High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1574
2006 1503
2007 1601
2008 1708
2009 1818
2010 1922
2011 2031
2012 2025
2013 2031
2014 2135
2015 2143

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.9
2006 17.5
2007 16
2008 18.7
2009 19.3
2010 N/A
2011 21.2
2012 19.2
2013 19.5
2014 19.5
2015 19.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46378653113088
2006 0.51297405189621
2007 0.55402873204247
2008 0.54625292740047
2009 0.46259625962596
2010 0.51144640998959
2011 0.19645494830133
2012 0.46666666666667
2013 0.46922698178237
2014 0.41686182669789
2015 0.41670555296314

Compare Sequoia High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,980.0% 19.8:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 41.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 

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