Colton High School

777 W. Valley Blvd.
Colton, CA 92324
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 2,122 students in grades 9-12, Colton High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,122 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 83% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Colton High School's student population of 2,122 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 105 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,122 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
105 teachers
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School Rankings

Colton High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Colton High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#2464 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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18%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Colton High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
46%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colton High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
95%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Colton High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
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White
2%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.10
This chart display the diversity score of Colton High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
83%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Colton High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Colton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Colton High School's ranking?
Colton High School is ranked #2464 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Colton High School often compared to?
Colton High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Rialto High School, Grand Terrace High Sch At The Ray Abril Jr. Edal Complex by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Colton High School?
The graduation rate of Colton High School is 83%, which is lower than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Colton High School?
2,122 students attend Colton High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Colton High School students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, 2% of students are White, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Colton High School?
Colton High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Colton High School offer ?
Colton High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Colton High School part of?
Colton High School is part of Colton Joint Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,122 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 83% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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