Wasco High School

1900 Seventh St,

Wasco, CA, 93280-0250

Tel: (661)758-7400
Grades: 9-12

1,644 students

Wasco High School serves 1,644 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Wasco High School operates within the Wasco Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 1644 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,644 students
Wasco High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Wasco High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wasco 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 0.19 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 25:1 22:1
Wasco High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
11%
Wasco High School Asian (1988-2008)
Hispanic
90%
52%
Wasco High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
7%
Wasco High School Black (1988-2012)
White
5%
26%
Wasco High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wasco High School Sch Ethnicity Wasco 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.
0.19 0.64
Wasco 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%
Wasco 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
Wasco High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,773 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Wasco Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 1,773 1,577
Wasco Union High School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Wasco Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $19 MM
Wasco Union High School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM $18 MM
Wasco Union High School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,042 $11,099
Wasco Union High School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,435 $10,975
Wasco Union High 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 Independence High (Continuation School) (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Thomas Jefferson Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Palm Avenue Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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