Pomona Unified School District

800 S. Garey Ave.
Pomona, CA 91766-3325
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Pomona Unified 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%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 41 public schools serving 21,844 students in Pomona Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Pomona Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the California public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
41 Schools
10,378 Schools
# Students
21,844 Students
5,877,829 Students
# Teachers
996 Teachers
267,754 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

Pomona Unified School District, which is ranked #1279 of all 1,939 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CA)
#1278 out of 1941 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pomona Unified  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pomona 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 2021-22 school year data.
36%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pomona 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 2021-22 school year data.
17%
29%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Pomona Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of CA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
88%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pomona Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.26
0.63
# American Indian Students
48 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1,049 Students
696,650 Students
% Asian Students
5%
12%
# Hispanic Students
18,804 Students
3,281,593 Students
% Hispanic Students
86%
56%
# Black Students
846 Students
296,698 Students
% Black Students
4%
5%
# White Students
616 Students
1,235,110 Students
% White Students
3%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
66 Students
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
413 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
1,692
469,575
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,621
408,278
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,604
421,129
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,690
426,453
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,660
432,771
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,702
440,675
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,753
440,627
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,575
434,997
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,761
455,821
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,631
484,176
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,666
494,854
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,598
478,576
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,891
489,879
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,385 is higher than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,671 is higher than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$511 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pomona Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$430 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Pomona Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$23,385
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pomona Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,671
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pomona Unified  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Pomona Unified School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pantera Elementary School
(Math: 68% | Reading: 78%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
801 Pantera Dr.
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
(909) 397-4475
Grades: K-6
| 434 students
Rank: #22.
Village High School At Indian Hill
Alternative School
(Math: 40-49% | Reading: 70-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1444 E. Holt Ave.
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4900
Grades: 9-12
| 289 students
Rank: #33.
Ranch Hills Elementary School
(Math: 52% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2 Trabuco Pl.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4978
Grades: K-6
| 396 students
Rank: #44.
Diamond Ranch High School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
100 Diamond Ranch Dr.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4715
Grades: 9-12
| 1,528 students
Rank: #55.
Armstrong Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
22750 Beaverhead Dr.
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
(909) 397-4563
Grades: K-6
| 260 students
Rank: #66.
Lorbeer Middle School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
501 Diamond Bar Blvd.
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
(909) 397-4527
Grades: 7-8
| 607 students
Rank: #77.
Cortez Elementary School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1300 N. Dudley
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 397-4750
Grades: K-8
| 600 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Diamond Point Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
24150 Sunset Crossing Rd.
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
(909) 397-4587
Grades: K-6
| 196 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Golden Springs Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
245 S. Ballena Dr.
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
(909) 397-4596
Grades: K-6
| 283 students
Rank: #1010.
Allison Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1011 Russell Pl.
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4556
Grades: K-6
| 279 students
Rank: #1111.
Lexington Elementary School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
550 W. Lexington Ave.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4616
Grades: K-8
| 538 students
Rank: #1212.
La Verne Science And Technology Charter
Charter School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
250 W. La Verne Ave.
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4684
Grades: K-6
| 332 students
Rank: #1313.
Decker Elementary School
(Math: 25% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
20 Village Loop Rd.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4581
Grades: K-6
| 424 students
Rank: #1414.
School Of Extended Educational Options
Charter School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1460 E. Holt Ave. Ste. 100
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4900
Grades: K-12
| 712 students
Rank: #1515.
Kellogg Polytechnic Elementary School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
610 Medina Ave.
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 397-4604
Grades: K-6
| 667 students
Rank: #1616.
Westmont Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1780 W. Ninth St.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4680
Grades: K-6
| 342 students
Rank: #1717.
Garey High School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
321 W. Lexington Ave.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4451
Grades: 9-12
| 1,691 students
Rank: #1818.
Ganesha High School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1151 Fairplex Dr.
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 397-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 912 students
Rank: #1919.
Madison Elementary School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
351 W. Phillips Blvd.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4643
Grades: K-6
| 400 students
Rank: #2020.
Vejar Elementary School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
950 W. Grand Ave.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4985
Grades: K-8
| 800 students
Rank: #2121.
Palomares Of Health Science
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2211 N. Orange Grove Ave.
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4539
Grades: 7-12
| 471 students
Rank: #2222.
Pomona High School
(Math: 10% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
475 Bangor St.
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4498
Grades: 9-12
| 1,113 students
Rank: #2323.
Simons Middle School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
900 E. Franklin Ave.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4544
Grades: 6-8
| 643 students
Rank: #2424.
Fremont Of Engineering And Design
(Math: 14% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
725 W. Franklin Ave.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4521
Grades: 7-12
| 748 students
Rank: #2525.
Harrison Elementary School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
425 E. Harrison Ave.
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4600
Grades: K-8
| 322 students
Rank: #2626.
Montvue Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1440 San Bernardino Ave.
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4655
Grades: K-6
| 233 students
Rank: #2727.
San Jose Elementary School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2015 Cadillac Dr.
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4670
Grades: K-8
| 539 students
Rank: #2828.
Philadelphia Elementary School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
600 E. Philadelphia St.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4660
Grades: K-6
| 547 students
Rank: #2929.
Arroyo Elementary School
(Math: 17% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1605 W. Arroyo Ave.
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 397-4568
Grades: K-6
| 507 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Barfield Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2181 N. San Antonio Ave.
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4575
Grades: K-6
| 295 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
San Antonio Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
855 E. Kingsley Ave.
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4981
Grades: K-5
| 380 students
Rank: #3232.
Pomona Alternative
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1460 E. Holt Ave. Ste. 100
Pomona, CA 91767
(909) 397-4900
Grades: K-12
| 2 students
Rank: #3333.
Washington Elementary School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
975 E. Ninth St.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4675
Grades: K-5
| 602 students
Rank: #3434.
Marshall Middle School
(Math: 10% | Reading: 30%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1921 Arroyo Ave.
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 397-4532
Grades: 6-8
| 459 students
Rank: #3535.
Alcott Elementary School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 S. Towne Ave.
Pomona, CA 91766
(909) 397-4552
Grades: K-6
| 716 students
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Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Pomona Unified School District?
Pomona Unified School District manages 41 public schools serving 21,844 students.
What is the rank of Pomona Unified School District?
Pomona Unified School District is ranked #1279 out of 1,939 school districts in California (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of California school districts for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Pomona Unified School District?
86% of Pomona Unified School District students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Black, 3% of students are White, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Pomona Unified School District?
Pomona Unified School District has a student/teacher ratio of 22:1, which is equal to the California state average of 22:1.
What is Pomona Unified School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $19,671 is higher than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 41 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 21,844 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 88% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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