Montebello High School

Montebello High School serves 3,286 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Montebello High School operates within the Montebello Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 3286 students has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,286 students
Montebello High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 123 teachers
Montebello High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Montebello 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 0.10 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 22:1
Montebello High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
11%
Montebello High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
95%
52%
Montebello High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Montebello High School Black (1988-2011)
White
2%
26%
Montebello High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Montebello High School Sch Ethnicity Montebello 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.
0.10 1.15
Montebello 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%
Montebello 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
Montebello High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,278 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Montebello Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed 31,278 1,671
Montebello Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Montebello Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $358 MM $19 MM
District Spending $345 MM $18 MM
Montebello Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,811 $11,099
Montebello Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,419 $10,975
Montebello 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 Applied Technology Center (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Montebello Intermediate (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Montebello Montebello Intermediate
    1600 Whittier Blvd
    Montebello , CA , 90640
    (323)721-5111
    0.4  mi  |  1250  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Montebello Washington Elementary School
    1400 West Madison Ave
    Montebello , CA , 90640
    (323)721-3621
    0.5  mi  |  1045  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Montebello Wilcox Elementary School
    816 Donna Way
    Montebello , CA , 90640
    (323)728-1833
    0.7  mi  |  673  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Los Angeles Montebello Park Elementary School
    6300 Northside Dr
    Los Angeles , CA , 90022
    (323)721-3305
    0.8  mi  |  708  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Montebello Applied Technology Center
    1200 West Mines Ave
    Montebello , CA , 90640
    (323)887-7929
    0.8  mi  |  234  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Montebello, CA public schools have a 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. of 0.08, which is lower than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Montebello is Schurr High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.