Torrance Unified School District

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Overview

School District NameTorrance Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.tusd.org
School District Phone Number(310)972-6500
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools32 Schools10,447 Schools
# of Students23,612 Students6,236,707 Students
# of Teachers946 Teachers267,352 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1

District Comparison

  • Torrance Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,006 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Torrance 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)
65%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Torrance 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
96%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Torrance Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.740.64
# of American Indian Students47 Students34,214 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students8,209 Students712,988 Students
% Asian Students
35%
11%
# of Hispanic Students6,931 Students3,383,167 Students
% Hispanic Students
29%
54%
# of Black Students870 Students350,426 Students
% Black Students
4%
6%
# of White Students5,315 Students1,474,092 Students
% White Students
23%
24%
# of Hawaiian Students120 Students29,333 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2,120 Students253,015 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 10
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,864535,513
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,574456,488
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,531445,901
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,665465,476
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,644471,595
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,618487,834
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,819476,388
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,883474,069
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,867472,842
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,974489,019
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,016487,828
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,991482,868
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,117484,670
# of Ungraded Students:496,206

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,925 in this school district is less 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 $9,361 is less 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$217 MM$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of Torrance Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$228 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Torrance Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,925$10,798
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Torrance Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,361$11,280
This chart display average spending per public school student in Torrance Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Torrance Unified School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | CA School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Torrance Anza Elementary School Math: 80% / Reading: 77% | Top 5%
    21400 Ellinwood Dr.
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310)533-4559

    Grades: K-5 | 633 students
  • Torrance Arlington Elementary School Math: 64% / Reading: 62% | Top 20%
    17800 Van Ness Ave.
    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)533-4510

    Grades: K-5 | 585 students
  • Torrance Bert M. Lynn Middle School Math: 67% / Reading: 73% | Top 10%
    5038 Halison St.
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310)533-4495

    Grades: 6-8 | 724 students
  • Torrance Calle Mayor Middle School Math: 56% / Reading: 63% | Top 20%
    4800 Calle Mayor
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (310)533-4548

    Grades: 6-8 | 790 students
  • Torrance Casimir Middle School Math: 55% / Reading: 68% | Top 20%
    17220 Casimir Ave.
    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)533-4498

    Grades: 6-8 | 692 students
  • Torrance Edison Elementary School Math: 52% / Reading: 59% | Top 30%
    3800 182nd St
    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)533-4513

    Grades: K-5 | 495 students
  • Torrance Edward J. Richardson Middle School Math: 66% / Reading: 75% | Top 10%
    23751 Nancy Lee Ln.
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (310)533-4790

    Grades: 6-8 | 691 students
  • Torrance Evelyn Carr Elementary School Math: 40-44% / Reading: 45-49% | Top 50%
    3404 W. 168th St.
    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)533-4467

    Grades: K-5 | 335 students
  • Torrance Fern Elementary School Math: 55% / Reading: 53% | Top 30%
    1314 Fern Ave.
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310)533-4506

    Grades: K-5 | 598 students
  • Torrance Gene Drevno Community Day Alternative School
    Math: <50% / Reading: <50% | Top 50%
    2291 W. Washington Ave.
    Torrance, CA 90509
    (310)972-6962

    Grades: 7-12 | 22 students
  • Torrance Hickory Elementary School Math: 71% / Reading: 66% | Top 20%
    2800 W. 227th St.
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (310)533-4672

    Grades: K-5 | 953 students
  • Torrance Howard Wood Elementary School Math: 50-54% / Reading: 45-49% | Top 50%
    2250 W. 235th St.
    Torrance, CA 90501
    (310)533-4484

    Grades: K-5 | 424 students
  • Torrance J. H. Hull Middle School Math: 32% / Reading: 42% | Bottom 50%
    2080 W. 231st St.
    Torrance, CA 90501
    (310)533-4516

    Grades: 6-8 | 716 students
  • Torrance Jefferson Middle School Math: 63% / Reading: 74% | Top 20%
    21717 Talisman St.
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310)533-4794

    Grades: 6-8 | 653 students
  • Torrance John Adams Elementary School Math: 65-69% / Reading: 65-69% | Top 20%
    2121 238th St
    Torrance, CA 90501
    (310)533-4480

    Grades: K-5 | 428 students
  • Torrance Joseph Arnold Elementary School Math: 75% / Reading: 67% | Top 20%
    4100 227th St.
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (310)533-4524

    Grades: K-5 | 686 students
  • Torrance Launch Preschool Magnet School
    4000 W. 227th St.
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (310)533-4769

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Torrance Lincoln Elementary School Math: 62% / Reading: 66% | Top 20%
    2418 W. 166th St.
    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)533-4464

    Grades: K-5 | 469 students
  • Torrance Madrona Middle School Math: 54% / Reading: 61% | Top 30%
    21364 Madrona Ave.
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310)533-4562

    Grades: 6-8 | 715 students
  • Torrance North High School Math: 40% / Reading: 70% | Top 30%
    3620 W. 182nd St.
    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)533-4412

    Grades: 9-12 | 1833 students
  • Torrance Philip Magruder Middle School Math: 49% / Reading: 68% | Top 30%
    4100 W. 185th St.
    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)533-4527

    Grades: 6-8 | 586 students
  • Torrance Riviera Elementary School Math: 74% / Reading: 68% | Top 10%
    365 Paseo De Arena
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (310)533-4460

    Grades: K-5 | 655 students
  • Torrance Seaside Elementary School Math: 73% / Reading: 72% | Top 10%
    4651 Sharynne Ln.
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (310)533-4532

    Grades: K-5 | 558 students
  • Torrance Shery (kurt T.) High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% / Reading: 15-19% | Bottom 50%
    2600 Vine St.
    Torrance, CA 90501
    (310)533-4440

    Grades: 9-12 | 144 students
  • Torrance South High School Math: 56% / Reading: 69% | Top 20%
    4801 Pacific Coast Hwy.
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (310)533-4352

    Grades: 9-12 | 2077 students
  • Torrance Torrance Elementary School Math: 40% / Reading: 42% | Top 50%
    2125 Lincoln Ave.
    Torrance, CA 90501
    (310)533-4500

    Grades: K-5 | 517 students
  • Torrance Torrance High School Math: 50% / Reading: 74% | Top 20%
    2200 Carson St.
    Torrance, CA 90501
    (310)533-4396

    Grades: 9-12 | 2022 students
  • Torrance Towers Elementary School Math: 74% / Reading: 69% | Top 10%
    5600 Towers St.
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310)533-4535

    Grades: K-5 | 610 students
  • Torrance Victor Elementary School Math: 69% / Reading: 65% | Top 20%
    4820 Spencer St.
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310)533-4542

    Grades: K-5 | 977 students
  • Torrance Walteria Elementary School Math: 70% / Reading: 68% | Top 20%
    24456 Madison St.
    Torrance, CA 90505
    (310)533-4487

    Grades: K-5 | 682 students
  • Torrance West High School Math: 67% / Reading: 84% | Top 10%
    20401 Victor St.
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310)533-4299

    Grades: 9-12 | 2050 students
  • Torrance Yukon Elementary School Math: 45-49% / Reading: 40-44% | Top 50%
    17815 Yukon Ave.
    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)533-4477

    Grades: K-5 | 292 students
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