Arlington High School

Arlington High School serves 2,173 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Arlington High School operates within the Riverside Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 2173 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,173 students
Arlington High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Arlington High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Arlington High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from : 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 22:1
Arlington High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
11%
Arlington High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
61%
52%
Arlington High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
6%
7%
Arlington High School Black (1988-2012)
White
24%
26%
Arlington High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Arlington High School Sch Ethnicity Arlington 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.
0.57 0.42
Arlington 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%
Arlington 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
Arlington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 42,957 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Riverside Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
49
4
Number of Students Managed 42,957 1,671
Riverside Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Riverside Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $427 MM $19 MM
Riverside Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $408 MM $18 MM
Riverside Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,858 $11,099
Riverside Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,405 $10,975
Riverside 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 Sherman Indian High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Chemawa Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hawthorne Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Riverside Hawthorne Elementary School
    2700 Irving St
    Riverside , CA , 92503
    (951)352-6716
    0.3  mi  |  647  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Riverside Sherman Indian High School
    9010 Magnolia Ave
    Riverside , CA , 92503
    (951)276-6326
    1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Riverside Chemawa Middle School
    8830 Magnolia Ave
    Riverside , CA , 92503
    (951)352-8244
    1  mi  |  981  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Riverside Harrison Elementary School
    2901 Harrison St
    Riverside , CA , 92503
    (951)352-6712
    1  mi  |  589  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Riverside Liberty Elementary School
    9631 Hayes St
    Riverside , CA , 92503
    (951)352-8225
    1.3  mi  |  871  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Riverside, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.44, which is lower than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Riverside is Lake Mathews Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.