Santa Fe High School

Santa Fe High School serves 2,553 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Santa Fe High School operates within the Whittier Union High School District.

School Overview

The student population of 2553 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,553 students
Santa Fe High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Santa Fe High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Santa Fe High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Santa Fe High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1 25:1
Santa Fe High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
11%
Santa Fe High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
91%
53%
Santa Fe High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
2%
6%
Santa Fe High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
6%
25%
Santa Fe High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.17 0.65
Santa Fe 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.
47%
49%
Santa Fe 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.
24%
9%
Santa Fe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Whittier Union High School District's student population of 13,215 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,811 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Whittier Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 13,215 1,489
Whittier Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 83%
Whittier Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue $161 MM n/a
Whittier Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $166 MM n/a
Whittier Union High School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,811 n/a
Whittier Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,142 n/a
Whittier Union High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Columbus Continuation High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lake Center Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakeview Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa Fe SpringsLakeview Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 595 students
    0.2 miles
    11500 East Joslin St
    Santa Fe SpringsCA 90670
    (562)868-8655
    0.2KG-5595
  • Santa Fe SpringsLake Center Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 935 students
    0.5 miles
    10503 South Pioneer Blvd
    Santa Fe SpringsCA 90670
    (562)868-4977
    0.56-8935
  • NorwalkCresson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 323 students
    0.8 miles
    11650 East Cresson St
    NorwalkCA 90650
    (562)868-6620
    0.8KG-5323
  • NorwalkLakeside Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 696 students
    1 miles
    11000 East Kenney St
    NorwalkCA 90650
    (562)868-9442
    16-8696
  • Santa Fe SpringsJersey Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 497 students
    1.1 miles
    9400 Jersey Ave
    Santa Fe SpringsCA 90670
    (562)948-3772
    1.1KG-5497

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