West Covina Unified School District

1717 W. Merced Ave.
West Covina, CA 91790-3406
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

West Covina Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public middle schools serving 1,548 students in West Covina Unified School District.
Public Middle Schools in West Covina Unified School District have a diversity score of 0.37, which is less than the California public middle school average of 0.64.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public middle school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
15 Schools
3,481 Schools
# Students
8,094 Students
1,876,774 Students
# Teachers
390 Teachers
87,766 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

The school district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 92% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CA)
(18-19)
40%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Covina 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 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
52%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Covina 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 2018-19 school year data.
96%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of West Covina Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.40
0.64
# American Indian Students
16 Students
10,541 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1,288 Students
199,377 Students
% Asian Students
16%
11%
# Hispanic Students
6,161 Students
1,021,161 Students
% Hispanic Students
76%
54%
# Black Students
186 Students
104,501 Students
% Black Students
2%
6%
# White Students
300 Students
425,946 Students
% White Students
4%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
19 Students
7,948 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
118 Students
103,260 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
620
83,471
# Students in 1st Grade:
465
74,768
# Students in 2nd Grade:
528
77,145
# Students in 3rd Grade:
510
77,354
# Students in 4th Grade:
492
80,438
# Students in 5th Grade:
551
86,149
# Students in 6th Grade:
557
291,394
# Students in 7th Grade:
572
434,809
# Students in 8th Grade:
607
455,696
# Students in 9th Grade:
778
55,188
# Students in 10th Grade:
780
52,150
# Students in 11th Grade:
816
51,717
# Students in 12th Grade:
818
56,477
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,520 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,297 is higher than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$158 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Covina 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
$148 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of West Covina 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
$19,520
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Covina 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
$18,297
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Covina 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 West Covina Unified School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hollencrest Middle School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 52% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2101 E. Merced Ave.
West Covina, CA 91791
(626) 931-1760
Grades: 6-8
| 684 students
Rank: #22.
Walnut Grove Intermediate
(Math: 31% | Reading: 51% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
614 E. Vine
West Covina, CA 91790
(626) 919-7018
Grades: 7-8
| 319 students
Rank: #33.
Edgewood Middle School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 38% )
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1625 W. Durness
West Covina, CA 91790
(626) 939-4900
Grades: 6-8
| 545 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 15 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 8,094 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : 96%
  • : 40%
  • : 52%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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