Woodside High School (California)
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|Woodside High School|
A view of Woodside looking toward the main quad
199 Churchill Ave.
|Type||Comprehensive public high school|
|School district||Sequoia Union High School District|
|Number of students||1,790 (2016-17)|
|Color(s)||Orange, black, and white|
|Fight song||Sons of Westwood|
|Rivals||Sequoia High School|
Menlo-Atherton High School
Carlmont High School
|Newspaper||The Paw Print |
Woodside serves students from the surrounding communities of Portola Valley, Woodside, East Palo Alto and Redwood City.
- 1,781 students: 862 male (48.4%), 919 female (51.6%)
|Hispanic||White||Asian||Two or more races||African American||Pacific Islander||Filipino||American Indian||Not reported|
|SAT scores for 2014–2015 |
|Critical Reading average||Math average||Writing average|
|2013 Academic Performance Index|
|2009 base API||2013 growth API||Growth in the API from 2009 to 2013|
- Tyler MacNiven (class of 1998), winner of The Amazing Race 9 and filmmaker
- Wendy Haas, vocalist and keyboardist best known for her work with the bands Santana and Azteca.
- Wendy Brown, Olympian
- Julian Edelman (class of 2005), wide receiver for Super Bowl champion New England Patriots
- Rich Kelley, former professional basketball player, seventh selection of 1975 NBA draft
- Lars Lyssand, soccer player
- John Naber, former competition swimmer, five-time Olympic medalist
- Mike Nolan, football coach
- Folau Niua, professional rugby union player and Olympian with United States national rugby sevens team
- Zack Test (class of 2007), professional rugby union player and Olympian with United States national rugby sevens team
- Lillian "Pokey" Watson, Olympic gold medal swimmer, 1964, 1968, International Swimming Hall of Fame
- Renel Brooks-Moon (class of 1976), San Francisco Giants baseball announcer and radio personality, 1972-76.
- Sean David Morton (class of 1976), incarcerated self-described psychic.
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- "2013 Growth API School Report – Woodside High". California Department of Education Analysis, Measurement, & Accountability Reporting Division.
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