El Monte High School

El Monte High School serves 1,928 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
El Monte High School operates within the El Monte Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 1928 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,928 students
El Monte High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 76 teachers
El Monte High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade El Monte 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 0.29 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
El Monte High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
15%
11%
El Monte High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
83%
52%
El Monte High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
El Monte High School Black (1988-2003)
White
n/a
26%
El Monte High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups El Monte High School Sch Ethnicity El Monte 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.
0.29 0.64
El Monte 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%
El Monte 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
El Monte High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,048 students has grown by 410% over five years.
School District Name El Monte Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 10,048 1,577
El Monte Union High School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
El Monte Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue $127 MM $19 MM
El Monte Union High School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $139 MM $18 MM
El Monte Union High School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $64,279 $11,099
El Monte Union High School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $70,604 $10,975
El Monte 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 El Monte Union High School Community Day (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Charles T. Kranz Intermediate (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Lexington Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • El Monte Columbia Elementary School
    3400 North California
    El Monte , CA , 91731
    (626)575-2306
    0.5  mi  |  873  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • El Monte New Lexington Elementary School
    10410 East Bodger St
    El Monte , CA , 91733
    (626)575-2320
    0.5  mi  |  409  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • El Monte Wilkerson Elementary School
    2700 North Doreen Ave
    El Monte , CA , 91733
    (626)575-2331
    0.6  mi  |  576  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • El Monte El Monte/rosemead Adult
    10807 Ramona Blvd
    El Monte , CA , 91731
    (626)258-5809
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • El Monte Miramonte Elementary School
    10620 East Schmidt Rd
    El Monte , CA , 91732
    (626)652-4600
    0.6  mi  |  544  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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