Woodside High School (California)

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Woodside High School
Woodside High School, from library deck looking toward main quad, Feb 14, 2013.JPG
A view of Woodside looking toward the main quad.
Address
199 Churchill Ave
Woodside, California, 94062
United States
Coordinates 37°26′40″N 122°13′55″W / 37.44444°N 122.23194°W / 37.44444; -122.23194Coordinates: 37°26′40″N 122°13′55″W / 37.44444°N 122.23194°W / 37.44444; -122.23194
Information
Type Comprehensive Public High School
Established 1958
School district Sequoia Union High School District
Superintendent James Lianides
CEEB Code 053808
Principal Diane Burbank
Staff 105 (2011–2012)[1]
Grades 9–12
Number of students 1,815 (2014–2015)[2]
Campus type Suburban
Color(s) ‹See Tfm›    ‹See Tfm›    ‹See Tfm›     Orange, Black, White
Fight song Sons of Westwood
Mascot Wildcat (Wilbur)
Rivals Sequoia High School
Menlo-Atherton High School
Carlmont High School
Newspaper Woodside World
Website

Woodside High School is a public high school located in Woodside on the border with Redwood City, California. It is part of the Sequoia Union High School District (SUHSD).

History[edit]

Woodside serves students from the surrounding communities of Portola Valley, Woodside, East Palo Alto and Redwood City. It has a large Performing Arts Center, which was built in 2004. The newest building on campus is the Digital Media Center, known as the "I-Wing," which houses the digital photography, audio production, animation, video production, and computer science classrooms.

Statistics[edit]

Demographics[edit]

2014–2015[2]

  • 1,815 students: 892 Male (49.1%), 923 Female (50.9%)
Hispanic White Two or More Races African American Pacific Islander Asian Filipino American Indian Not Reported
1,023 574 60 49 49 34 20 6 0
56.4% 31.6% 3.3% 2.7% 2.7% 1.9% 1.1% 0.3% 0%

Standardized testing[edit]

SAT Scores for 2013–2014 [3]
Critical Reading Average Math Average Writing Average
Woodside High 500 515 508
District 549 574 552
Statewide 495 511 493


2013 Academic Performance Index
2009 Base API [4] 2013 Growth API [5] Growth in the API from 2009 to 2013
750 758 8

Robotics[edit]

Woodside is the home to FIRST RoboticsTeam 100, the Wildhats.

Athletics[edit]

The school's football team won the California Interscholastic Federation's Central Coast Section title in 2004.[6] More recently, the school's girls' soccer team won the California Interscholastic Federation's Central Coast Section title in 2011 in a 0-0 tie with Santa Teresa High School.[7]

Notable alumni[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "School Profile 2011–12: Woodside High School". California Department of Education. 
  2. ^ a b "Enrollment by Ethnicity for 2014–15: Woodside High School". California Department of Education. 
  3. ^ "SAT Report 2013-14 - District Level Scores". California Department of Education. 
  4. ^ "2009 Base API School Report – Woodside High". California Department of Education Assessment, Accountability and Awards Division. 
  5. ^ "2013 Growth API School Report – Woodside High". California Department of Education Analysis, Measurement, & Accountability Reporting Division. 
  6. ^ Spalding, John; Nash, Don. "Historical Record of CCS Football Champions Year-by-Year". CIFCCS. Retrieved 28 June 2014. 
  7. ^ "2013 CCS GIRL S SOCCER - DIVISION I" (PDF). Retrieved 28 June 2014. 

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