Cerritos High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (562)229-7715
  • Cerritos High School serves 2,132 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Cerritos High School operates within the Abc Unified School District.
  • Abc Unified School District's 94% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2132 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,132 students
Gender %Cerritos High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
Students by GradeCerritos High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Asian
63%
11%
Hispanic
22%
54%
Black
6%
6%
White
7%
24%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsCerritos High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.550.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%

District Comparison

  • Abc Unified School District's student population of 20,811 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 87% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,935 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,018 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameAbc Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed20,8111,564
Abc Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate94%83%
Abc Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$186 MM$17 MM
Abc Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$188 MM$18 MM
Abc Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,935$10,991
Abc Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,018$11,482
Abc Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cerritos Elliott (william F) Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 559 students
    0.2 miles
    18415 Cortner Ave.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7850
    0.2 K-6 559
  • Artesia Kennedy (john F.) Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 478 students
    0.5 miles
    17500 Belshire Ave.
    Artesia, CA 90701
    (562)229-7875
    0.5 K-6 478
  • Cerritos Leal (frank C.) Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 739 students
    0.6 miles
    12920 Droxford St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7880
    0.6 K-6 739
  • Cerritos Carver (charles J.) Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 623 students
    0.7 miles
    19200 E. Ely St.
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)229-7840
    0.7 K-6 623
  • Artesia Ross (faye) Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 7-8 | 591 students
    0.7 miles
    17707 Elaine Ave.
    Artesia, CA 90701
    (562)229-7785
    0.7 7-8 591

School Reviews

5  11/23/2009
High level of encouraging competition. Most teachers are great here -- Whitney usually steals them though. Safe location.
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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.