Polytechnic High School

Polytechnic High School serves 2,876 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Polytechnic High School operates within the Riverside Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 2876 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,876 students
Polytechnic High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Polytechnic High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Polytechnic High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 29:1 22:1
Polytechnic High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
11%
Polytechnic High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
51%
52%
Polytechnic High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
9%
7%
Polytechnic High School Black (1988-2013)
White
35%
26%
Polytechnic High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Polytechnic High School Sch Ethnicity Polytechnic 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.
0.61 0.42
Polytechnic High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
40%
48%
Polytechnic High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
12%
8%
Polytechnic High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 43,425 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Riverside Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
4
Number of Students Managed 43,425 1,667
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
Riverside Unf School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $427 MM $19 MM
District Spending $408 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,858 $11,099
Riverside Unf School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,405 $10,975
Riverside Unf School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is California School For The Deaf-riverside (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is California School For The Deaf-riverside (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Reach Leadership Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RiversideReach Leadership Academy
    Charter School
    5320 Victoria Ave
    RiversideCA 92503
    (951)444-5323
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | 111 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • RiversideAlcott Elementary School
    2433 Central Ave
    RiversideCA 92506
    (951)788-7451
    0.3 mi | 903 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • RiversideVictoria Elementary School
    2910 Arlington Ave
    RiversideCA 92506
    (951)788-7441
    0.5 mi | 531 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • RiversideCalifornia School For The Deaf-riverside
    Special Education School
    3044 Horace St
    RiversideCA 92506
    (951)248-7700
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | 385 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • RiversideOpportunity Program High School
    Alternative School
    6401 Lincoln Ave
    RiversideCA 92506
    (951)276-7670
    Alternative School

    1 mi | 104 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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