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Palo Alto High School

Public School | Grades 8-12 | Palo Alto Unified
50 Embarcadero Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94301
(650) 329-3701

About This School

Palo Alto High School is located in Palo Alto, CA and is one of 19 schools in Palo Alto Unified School District. It is a public school that serves 1852 students in grades 8-12. See Palo Alto High School's test results to learn more about school performance.

A school's Academic Performance Index (API) is a scale that ranges from 200 to 1000 and is calculated from the school's performance in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet.

Palo Alto High School had an API growth score of 906 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Palo Alto High School's 2012 base score was 900 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.

In 2010, Palo Alto High School had 19 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.

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