West Bay High School

1561 Laurel Street, San Carlos, CA 94070
(650) 595-5022

(out of 10)

Private Grades 9-12 14 students 13 students/teacher (CA avg is 21)

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About this school

West Bay High School is a private high school in San Carlos. The principal of West Bay High School is Mr. Larry Krusemark, whose e-mail is lkrusemark@gmail.com. 14 students go to West Bay High School and identify primarily as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. The ratio of students to teachers at West Bay High School is 13:1. Sequoia High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities


  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Photography
  • Video film production

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 57% %
White, non-Hispanic 33% %
Black, non-Hispanic 10% %
Asian 10% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% %
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    I graduated from West Bay over 20 years ago. I loved it and now my daughter attends West Bay and loves it. My only regret is that West Bay does not have middle school.

  • (7 years ago)

    My oldest son attended West Bay after failing at 2 public high schools and graduated last year with close to a 4.0 GPA. The individual attention helped my son tremendously. He said that there were too many distractions at the regular public school setting of 32-38 students/class. He really did need a smaller class size in order to enable him to focus. I highly recommend the school and have recommended West Bay to many parents in the bay area.

  • (7 years ago)

    My son who is now a sophmore was not getting what he needed in a public school system. His grades were slipping his self-esteem lowered drastically & he just didn't care about school. Once he entered West Bay after 3 weeks his teacher made a difference in his life that his wanting to learn has changed drastically... I was & still am in shock that my son is loving education!! He had mentioned that now he wants to graduate early & is looking forward to college! Way to go West Bay & all of your positive encouragement for our children ~

  • (8 years ago)

    This school makes for a great learning environment where I can learn at my own pace! I makes working fun and easy and prepares me for college. I love West Bay High!

  • (11 years ago)

    Great school. My son is entering his senior year and will graduate early. His GPA went from 2.0 while attending a private school in San Francisco to a 3.8 at West Bay. He is focused and loves the smaller classroom size and coaching and feedback from the teachers. Great school I wish we had come here first.

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