Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School

Tel: (818)248-8324
  • Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School serves 1,103 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 92% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School operates within the Glendale Unified School District.
  • Glendale Unified School District's 93% graduation rate is higher than the California state average of 83%.

Top Placements (California)

Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School is Listed among the top public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 1%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 1%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School's student population of 1103 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,103 students
Gender %Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Students by GradeAnderson W. Clark Magnet High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio30:124:1
Asian
12%
11%
Hispanic
8%
54%
White
80%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsAnderson W. Clark Magnet High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.340.41
Graduation Rate≥99%
83%
Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School is Glendale Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Glendale Unified School District's student population of 26,052 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 88% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,850 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,250 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameGlendale Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    34
    4
    Number of Students Managed26,0521,585
    Glendale Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    51%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    61%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    93%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$284 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$268 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,850$11,049
    District Spending / Student$10,250$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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