Tomales High

Overview

Student Enrollment
171
Best High School in California
#428
 Rating 6 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Shoreline Unified
Type Public
 Phone (707)878-2286
 Location 3850 Irvin Rd.
Tomales, CA 94971
Charter School No

Tomales High has an academic rating somewhat above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 428th in the best public high schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Tomales High student body is mainly Hispanic with a significant White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White39.8%68
Black0.6%1
Hispanic57.3%98
Asian Pacific0%0
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander1.2%2
Two or more races1.2%2

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Lower 49.9%

48.5% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Tomales High students are largely middle income and rank 638th in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman32
Sophomore46
Junior39
Senior54
Total171

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
54%
Rank in California
309th
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at Tomales High scored an average 54% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 25% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls40% to 59%*60% to 79%*
Boys40% to 59%*40% to 59%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Black--
Hispanic40% to 59%*40% to 59%*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White50% or more*50% or more*
With Disabilitessuppressed*less than 50%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1017

The average SAT score for Tomales High students in 2016 was 1017.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
18%
Rank in California
782nd
Rating
1 out of 10

17 out of 93 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (18%). College admission testing participation is well below the California median rate of 29% and in the bottom 20% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
42%
AP Pass Rank in California
882nd
AP Pass Rate Rating
1 out of 10

Tomales High offers 6 AP courses. 42 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 95% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Tomales High had 26 taking AP exams with a 2 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 2% percentile and significantly lower than the California state median of 55 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 8% 55%
Students enrolled in an AP class 42% 21%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 7%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 6%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 26%
AP Courses Offered 6

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate32%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate32%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate33%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students6.2%11
Boys7.6%7
Girls4.7%4
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.1%2
Boys2.2%2
Girls0%0
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students10.2%18
Boys13%12
Girls6.5%6

Location

Tomales High
3850 Irvin Rd.
Tomales, CA
94971
(707)878-2286

7 out of 10 1

District

Shoreline Unified
Tomales, CA