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Palo Alto Unified School District
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  • PALO ALTO, CA

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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Administration
    grade B minus
  7. Sports
    grade A minus
  8. Food
    grade B minus
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade A minus

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Palo Alto Unified School District is a top rated, public school district located in PALO ALTO, CA. It has 11,395 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1. According to state test scores, 79% of students are at least proficient in math and 80% in reading.

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25 CHURCHILL AVE
PALO ALTO, CA 94306

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
80%
Percent Proficient - Math
79%
Average Graduation Rate
94%
Average SAT
1420
1,417 responses
Average ACT
32
691 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
11,395
Free or Reduced Lunch
9.6%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$150,550
Teachers in First/Second Year
7.3%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$26,678 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    68%
  • Support Services
    31%
  • Other
    1%

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$153,792
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$2,719
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$1,316,800
National
$281,900

Palo Alto Unified School District Reviews

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