El Monte High School

El Monte High School serves 1,892 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is equal to the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
El Monte High School operates within the El Monte Union High School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1892 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,892 students
El Monte High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % El Monte High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
El Monte High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade El Monte High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 25:1
El Monte High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
15%
11%
El Monte High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
85%
53%
El Monte High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.42
El Monte High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
85%
49%
El Monte High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
9%
El Monte High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

El Monte Union High School District's student population of 9,573 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,475 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,579 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name El Monte Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 9,573 1,757
El Monte Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 83%
El Monte Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $17 MM
El Monte Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $140 MM $18 MM
El Monte Union High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,475 $10,238
El Monte Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,579 $10,739
El Monte Union High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is El Monte Union High School Community Day (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alfred S. Madrid Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Columbia Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • El MonteColumbia Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 891 students
    0.5 miles
    3400 North California
    El MonteCA 91731
    (626)575-2306
    0.5KG-8891
  • South El MonteNew Lexington Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 379 students
    0.5 miles
    10410 East Bodger St
    South El MonteCA 91733
    (626)575-2320
    0.5KG-6379
  • El MonteMiramonte Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 543 students
    0.6 miles
    10620 East Schmidt Rd
    El MonteCA 91732
    (626)652-4600
    0.6KG-6543
  • South El MonteWilkerson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 567 students
    0.6 miles
    2700 North Doreen Ave
    South El MonteCA 91733
    (626)575-2331
    0.6KG-6567
  • South El MonteCogswell Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 491 students
    0.7 miles
    11050 Fineview St
    South El MonteCA 91733
    (626)652-4100
    0.7KG-6491

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