John Muir High School

1905 N. Lincoln Ave.

Pasadena, CA 91103
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (626)396-5600
  • John Muir High School serves 902 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • John Muir High School operates within the Pasadena Unified School District.
  • Pasadena Unified School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 902 students has declined by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students902 students
Gender %John Muir High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
Students by GradeJohn Muir High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:124:1
Asian
2%
11%
Hispanic
71%
54%
Black
26%
6%
White
1%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsJohn Muir High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.430.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,377 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,961 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,532 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed18,3771,564
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate75%83%
Pasadena Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$234 MM$17 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,961$10,991
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$12,532$11,482
Pasadena 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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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. 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.