El Monte Union High School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 8,838 students in El Monte Union High School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in El Monte Union High School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in El Monte Union High School District are Rosemead High School, Arroyo High School and El Monte High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. El Monte Union High School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

El Monte Union High School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
El Monte Union High School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
09 - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
7 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
8,838 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
408 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

El Monte Union High School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 988 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#721 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of El Monte Union High  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of El Monte Union High  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of El Monte Union High  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
84%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of El Monte Union High  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.37
0.64
# American Indian Students
8 Students
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1,910 Students
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
22%
12%
# Hispanic Students
6,772 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
77%
54%
# Black Students
18 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
115 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
1%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
10 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
-
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,135
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,142
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,180
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,287
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
94
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,280 is higher than the state median of $15,969. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,212 is higher than the state median of $16,042. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$162 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of El Monte Union High  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$170 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of El Monte Union High  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,280
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in El Monte Union High  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,212
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in El Monte Union High  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best El Monte Union High School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rosemead High School
Math: 46% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9063 E. Mission Dr.
Rosemead, CA 91770
(626) 286-3141
Grades: 9-12
| 1,847 students
Rank: #22.
Arroyo High School
Math: 43% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4921 N. Cedar Ave.
El Monte, CA 91732
(626) 444-9201
Grades: 9-12
| 2,161 students
Rank: #33.
El Monte High School
Math: 41% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3048 N. Tyler Ave.
El Monte, CA 91731
(626) 444-7701
Grades: 9-12
| 1,805 students
Rank: #44.
South El Monte High School
Math: 22% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1001 Durfee Ave.
South El Monte, CA 91733
(626) 442-0218
Grades: 9-12
| 1,300 students
Rank: #55.
Mountain View High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2900 Pkwy. Dr.
El Monte, CA 91732
(626) 443-6181
Grades: 9-12
| 1,341 students
Rank: #66.
Fernando R. Ledesma Continuation High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
12347 Ramona Blvd.
El Monte, CA 91732
(626) 442-0481
Grades: 10-12
| 345 students
El Monte Union High School Community Day
Alternative School
5050 Kings Row
El Monte, CA 91731
(626) 258-4943
Grades: 9-12
| 39 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • El Monte Union High
  • 3537 Johnson Ave., El Monte, CA, 91731-3290
  • (626) 444-9005
  • emuhsd.org
  • Grades: 09 - 12
  • Students: 8,838 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37

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