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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public high schools managed by Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District serving 1,607 students in Whittier, California.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California state average of 76%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is less than the state average of 23:1.

Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District (2019-20)

Overview

School District NameNorwalk-La Mirada Unified School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students14,286 students
# of Teachers568 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio25:1
# of Male Students7,383 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students6,903 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.35
# of American Indian Students23 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students943 students
% Asian Students
7%
# of Hispanic Students11,504 students
% Hispanic Students
81%
# of Black Students357 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students1,162 students
% White Students
8%
# of Hawaiian Students61 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students236 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,534
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,356
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,269
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,357
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,414
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,343
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,437
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,437
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,532
# of Students in 9th Grade:352
# of Students in 10th Grade:329
# of Students in 11th Grade:387
# of Students in 12th Grade:539
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Norwalk-La Mirada Unified 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Norwalk-La Mirada Unified 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,136 is higher than the state average of $10,798. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,372 is higher than the state average of $11,280. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$220 MM$17 MM
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Spending$225 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,136$10,798
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,372$11,280
This chart display average spending per public school student in Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.35, which is lower than the California average of 0.41. The most diverse school in the district is Eastwood Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.