Charter Oak High School

1430 East Covina Blvd,

Covina, CA, 91724-0009

Tel: (626)915-5841
Grades: 9-12

1,891 students

Charter Oak High School serves 1,891 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 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%.
Charter Oak High School operates within the Charter Oak Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1891 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,891 students
Charter Oak High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Charter Oak High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Charter Oak High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 30:1 22:1
Charter Oak High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
11%
Charter Oak High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
61%
52%
Charter Oak High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
7%
Charter Oak High School Black (1988-2012)
White
24%
26%
Charter Oak High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Charter Oak High School Sch Ethnicity Charter Oak 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 0.64
Charter Oak 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%
Charter Oak 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
Charter Oak High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,711 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name Charter Oak Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 5,711 1,577
Charter Oak Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Charter Oak Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $67 MM $19 MM
Charter Oak Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $65 MM $18 MM
Charter Oak Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,552 $11,099
Charter Oak Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,294 $10,975
Charter Oak 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 Arrow High (Continuation School) (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Royal Oak Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedargrove Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Covina Cedargrove Elementary School
    1209 North Glendora Ave
    Covina , CA , 91724
    (626)966-8675
    0.2  mi  |  871  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Covina Glen Oak Elementary School
    1000 North Sunflower Ave
    Covina , CA , 91724
    (626)331-5341
    0.9  mi  |  504  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Covina Ben Lomond Elementary School
    621 East Covina Blvd
    Covina , CA , 91722
    (626)974-4101
    1  mi  |  563  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Covina Badillo Elementary School
    1771 East Old Badillo Ave
    Covina , CA , 91724
    (626)966-1753
    1  mi  |  548  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Glendora Washington Elementary School
    325 West Gladstone
    Glendora , CA , 91740
    (626)914-2704
    1.1  mi  |  455  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
States Fight to Teach “Ignorant” Science to Students
States Fight to Teach “Ignorant” Science to Students
Wyoming recently became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards because of concern regarding lessons that teach human-caused climate change. Several other states have also taken measures to reject the standards, which has some education officials concerned about the quality of instruction students in those states will receive.
School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Why You Need to Research School Districts When Buying a Home
Whether you have children or not, researching school districts is a crucial step when buying a new home.