Dominguez High School

  • Dominguez High School serves 1,896 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dominguez High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.

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School Overview

  • Dominguez High School's student population of 1,896 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,896 students
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Total Classroom Teachers75 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dominguez High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dominguez High School is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
87%
54%
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Black
12%
6%
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White
n/a
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dominguez High School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 1999-00 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Dominguez High School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dominguez High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.230.41
This chart display the diversity score of Dominguez High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dominguez High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCompton Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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