Arcadia High School

  • Arcadia High School serves 3,454 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Arcadia High School operates within the Arcadia Unified School District.
  • Arcadia Unified School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 3454 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 138 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,454 students
Arcadia High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Arcadia High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 138 teachers
Arcadia High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Arcadia High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 24:1
Arcadia High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
69%
11%
Arcadia High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
15%
54%
Arcadia High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
6%
Arcadia High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
15%
24%
Arcadia High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Arcadia High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Arcadia High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Arcadia High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.48 0.41
Arcadia High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
12%
50%
Arcadia High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
6%
9%
Arcadia High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Arcadia Unified School District's student population of 9,582 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,567 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,177 is higher than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Arcadia Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed 9,582 1,597
Arcadia Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 83%
Arcadia Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $103 MM $21 MM
Arcadia Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $138 MM $21 MM
Arcadia Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,567 $12,988
Arcadia Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,177 $12,986
Arcadia Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ArcadiaHolly Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 729 students
    0.4 miles
    234 Campus Dr.
    ArcadiaCA 91007
    (626)821-8355
    0.4KG-5729
  • ArcadiaFirst Avenue Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 787 students
    0.7 miles
    234 Campus Dr.
    ArcadiaCA 91007
    (626)821-8362
    0.76-8787
  • ArcadiaRichard Henry Dana Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 747 students
    0.7 miles
    234 Campus Dr.
    ArcadiaCA 91007
    (626)821-8361
    0.76-8747
  • ArcadiaBaldwin Stocker Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 691 students
    1 miles
    234 Campus Dr.
    ArcadiaCA 91007
    (626)821-8351
    1KG-5691
  • ArcadiaRancho Learning Center (alternative)Alternative School
    Grades: 1-12 | 62 students
    1 miles
    234 Campus Dr.
    ArcadiaCA 91007
    (626)821-6629
    11-1262

School Reviews

5  10/17/2011
As a public school with an open enrollment, AHS is truly an excellent school that prepares our children to succeed at the next level. Both of our kids are AHS graduates. The older daughter finished her degree at UC Berkeley and is now pursuing her MBA at NYU. The younger son completed his double degrees at UC Irvine and is now a first year law student at USC. WE are really grateful for AHS for a job well done.
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