Rosamond High School

2925 Rosamond Blvd

Rosamond, CA 93560-0640

Tel: (661)256-5020
Grades 9-12
782 students
Rosamond High School serves 782 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Rosamond High School operates within the Southern Kern Unified School District.
Southern Kern Unified School District's 61% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 782 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 782 students
Rosamond High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Rosamond High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Rosamond High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Rosamond High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 21:1 25:1
Rosamond High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Rosamond High School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Asian
2%
11%
Rosamond High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
53%
53%
Rosamond High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
11%
6%
Rosamond High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
31%
25%
Rosamond High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Rosamond High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.62 0.42
Rosamond 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.
71%
49%
Rosamond 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.
1%
9%
Rosamond High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Southern Kern Unified School District's student population of 3,011 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 61% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,468 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 27% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,963 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name Southern Kern Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 3,011 1,757
Southern Kern Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 61% 83%
Southern Kern Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $17 MM
Southern Kern Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $37 MM $18 MM
Southern Kern Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,468 $10,238
Southern Kern Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,963 $10,739
Southern Kern Unified 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 Abraham Lincoln Alternative (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Abraham Lincoln Alternative (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Abraham Lincoln Alternative (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RosamondAbraham Lincoln AlternativeAlternative School
    Grades: KG-12 | 100 students
    0.8 miles
    3082 Glendower St
    RosamondCA 93560
    (661)256-5090
    0.8KG-12100
  • RosamondRare Earth High (Continuation School)Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 59 students
    0.8 miles
    3082 Glendower St
    RosamondCA 93560
    (661)256-5090
    0.87-1259
  • RosamondRosamond Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 722 students
    1 miles
    1981 Rosamond Blvd
    RosamondCA 93560
    (661)256-5050
    1KG-5722
  • RosamondWestpark Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 710 students
    1.1 miles
    3600 Imperial Ave
    RosamondCA 93560
    (661)256-5030
    1.1KG-5710
  • RosamondTropico Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 638 students
    2.6 miles
    3180 Mojavetropico Rd
    RosamondCA 93560
    (661)256-5040
    2.66-8638

School Reviews

I would never send my student to this high school. There are too many revolving doors in administration and the rules are constantly changing for the students.
- Posted by Administrator, 06/21/11

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