La Sierra High School

La Sierra High School serves 3,300 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
La Sierra High School operates within the Alvord Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 3300 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,300 students
La Sierra High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 123 teachers
La Sierra High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade La Sierra High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 27:1 22:1
La Sierra High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
11%
La Sierra High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
66%
52%
La Sierra High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
7%
La Sierra High School Black (1988-2012)
White
17%
26%
La Sierra High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups La Sierra High School Sch Ethnicity La Sierra 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.
0.53 0.42
La Sierra 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%
La Sierra High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2010)
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
La Sierra High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2010)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,716 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Alvord Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 19,716 1,671
Alvord Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Alvord Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $187 MM $19 MM
Alvord Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $236 MM $18 MM
Alvord Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,335 $11,099
Alvord Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,779 $10,975
Alvord 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 Alvord Continuation High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wells Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Collett Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RiversideCollett Elementary School
    10850 Collett Ave
    RiversideCA 92505
    (951)358-1605
    0.3 mi | 762 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • RiversideS. Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School
    4100 Golden Ave
    RiversideCA 92505
    (951)358-1625
    0.4 mi | 741 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • RiversideMyra Linn Elementary School
    10435 Branigan Way
    RiversideCA 92505
    (951)358-1630
    0.8 mi | 714 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • RiversidePhillip M. Stokoe Elementary School
    4501 Ambs Dr
    RiversideCA 92505
    (951)358-1640
    1.1 mi | 708 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • RiversideAllan Orrenmaa Elementary School
    3350 Fillmore St
    RiversideCA 92503
    (951)358-1635
    1.4 mi | 656 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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