Blair High School

  • Blair High School serves 962 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Blair High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Blair High School's student population of 962 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students962 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blair High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blair High School is 0.56, which is more 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)
30%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:124:1
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Asian
10%
11%
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Hispanic
63%
54%
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Black
16%
6%
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White
9%
24%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blair High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.560.41
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Graduation Rate65-69%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Blair High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blair High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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