Imperial High School

  • Imperial High School serves 1,130 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Imperial High School operates within the Imperial Unified School District.
  • Imperial Unified School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1130 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,130 students
Imperial High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Imperial High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Imperial High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeImperial High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Imperial High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
3%
11%
Imperial High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
79%
54%
Imperial High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
6%
Imperial High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
17%
24%
Imperial High School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsImperial High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.350.64
Imperial High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
27%
50%
Imperial High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
9%
Imperial High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Imperial Unified School District's student population of 3,897 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 100% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,079 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 16% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,455 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameImperial Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed3,8971,597
Imperial Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate73%83%
Imperial Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$30 MM$17 MM
Imperial Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$31 MM$18 MM
Imperial Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,079$10,238
Imperial Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,455$10,739
Imperial Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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