Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School

  • 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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%.

Top Placements

Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School's student population of 1,103 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% 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
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 29:1 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 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#127 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:124:1
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Asian
12%
11%
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Hispanic
8%
54%
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White
80%
24%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.340.64
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Graduation Rate≥99%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlendale Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Anderson W. Clark Magnet High School is Verdugo Academy (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Verdugo Academy (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is (0.2 miles away)
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