Rancho Alamitos High School

Rancho Alamitos High School serves 1,831 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 American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Rancho Alamitos High School operates within the Garden Grove Unified School District.
Garden Grove Unified School District's 85% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1831 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 72 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,831 students
Rancho Alamitos High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Rancho Alamitos High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Rancho Alamitos High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Rancho Alamitos High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more 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
Rancho Alamitos High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.57 0.42
Rancho Alamitos 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.
63%
49%
Rancho Alamitos 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.
15%
9%
Rancho Alamitos High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Garden Grove Unified School District's student population of 46,936 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,800 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,424 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Garden Grove Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
67
4
Number of Students Managed 46,936 1,757
Garden Grove Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 83%
Garden Grove Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $422 MM $17 MM
Garden Grove Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $452 MM $18 MM
Garden Grove Unified School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,800 $10,238
Garden Grove Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,424 $10,739
Garden Grove Unified School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Marie L. Hare High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alamitos Intermediate (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bryant Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Garden GroveBryant Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 558 students
    0.2 miles
    8371 Orangewood Ave
    Garden GroveCA 92841
    (714)663-6451
    0.2KG-6558
  • Garden GroveSkylark Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6
    0.5 miles
    11250 Macmurray St
    Garden GroveCA 92841
    (714)663-6336
    0.5KG-6n/a
  • Garden GroveLouis G. Zeyen Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 308 students
    0.8 miles
    12081 South Magnolia St
    Garden GroveCA 92841
    (714)663-6535
    0.8KG-6308
  • Garden GroveMarie L. Hare High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 392 students
    0.8 miles
    12012 Magnolia St
    Garden GroveCA 92841
    (714)663-6508
    0.87-12392
  • Garden GroveAlamitos Intermediate
    Grades: 7-8 | 801 students
    0.9 miles
    12381 Dale St
    Garden GroveCA 92841
    (714)663-6101
    0.97-8801

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