La Serna High School

15301 East Youngwood Dr,

Whittier, CA, 90605-1345

Tel: (562)698-8121
Grades: 9-12

2,663 students

La Serna High School serves 2,663 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
La Serna High School operates within the Whittier Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 2663 students has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,663 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 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 increased by 5% over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1
22:1
American Indian
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1%
Asian
3%
11%
Hispanic
55%
52%
Black
1%
7%
White
38%
26%
Unknown
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.56
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
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District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,487 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Whittier Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
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Number of Students Managed 13,487
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Graduation Rate n/a
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District Total Revenue n/a
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District Spending n/a
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District Revenue / Student n/a
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District Spending / Student n/a
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School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is California High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is East Whittier Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Murphy Ranch Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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