El Dorado High School

1651 North Valencia Ave,

Placentia, CA, 92870-3030

Tel: (714)986-7580
Grades: 9-12

1,995 students

El Dorado High School serves 1,995 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
El Dorado High School operates within the Placentia-yorba Linda Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1995 students has declined by 10% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,995 students
El Dorado High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
El Dorado High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade El Dorado High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 22:1
El Dorado High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
9%
11%
El Dorado High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
25%
52%
El Dorado High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
7%
El Dorado High School Black (1988-2012)
White
61%
26%
El Dorado High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups El Dorado High School Sch Ethnicity El Dorado High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.56 0.64
El Dorado High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
El Dorado High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
El Dorado High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,737 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Placentia-yorba Linda Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed 25,737 1,577
Placentia-yorba Linda Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Placentia-yorba Linda Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $250 MM $19 MM
Placentia-yorba Linda Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $313 MM $18 MM
Placentia-yorba Linda Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,582 $11,099
Placentia-yorba Linda Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,977 $10,975
Placentia-yorba Linda Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Parkview (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charles Wagner Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Placentia Charles Wagner Elementary School
    717 East Yorba Linda Blvd
    Placentia , CA , 92870
    (714)986-7180
    0.3  mi  |  461  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Placentia Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Brookhaven Elementary School
    1851 North Brookhaven Ave
    Placentia , CA , 92870
    (714)986-7110
    0.3  mi  |  519  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Placentia Morse Avenue Elementary School
    431 East Morse Ave
    Placentia , CA , 92870
    (714)524-6300
    0.6  mi  |  509  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Placentia Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School
    2151 North Kraemer Blvd
    Placentia , CA , 92870
    (714)986-7480
    0.8  mi  |  732  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Placentia Parkview
    Alternative School
    2189 North Kraemer Blvd
    Placentia , CA , 92870
    (714)986-7050
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  205  students  |  Gr.  KG-12

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