Jordan High School

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Tel: (562)423-1471
  • Jordan High School serves 3,195 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 13% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Jordan 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Jordan High School operates within the Long Beach Unified School District.
  • Long Beach Unified School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • Jordan High School's student population of 3195 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 132 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,195 students
Gender %Jordan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers132 teachers
Students by GradeJordan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Jordan High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jordan High School is 0.46, which is more 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)
13%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Asian
6%
11%
Hispanic
71%
54%
Black
19%
6%
White
1%
24%
Hawaiian
3%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsJordan High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.460.41
Graduation Rate
86%
83%
Jordan High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Jordan High School is Long Beach Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Long Beach Unified School District's student population of 77,565 students has decreased by 5% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 78% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,428 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,395 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    89
    4
    Number of Students Managed77,5651,585
    Long Beach Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    34%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    44%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    84%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$858 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$855 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,428$11,049
    District Spending / Student$10,395$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Long Beach Grant Elementary School
      Grades: K-5 | 1109 students
      0.5 miles
      1225 E. 64th St.
      Long Beach, CA 90805
      (562)428-4616
      0.5 K-5 1109
    • Long Beach Hamilton Middle School
      Grades: 6-8 | 911 students
      0.7 miles
      1060 E. 70th St.
      Long Beach, CA 90805
      (562)602-0302
      0.7 6-8 911
    • Long Beach King Elementary School
      Grades: K-5 | 753 students
      0.9 miles
      145 E. Artesia Blvd.
      Long Beach, CA 90805
      (562)428-1232
      0.9 K-5 753
    • Long Beach Powell Academy For Success
      Grades: K-8 | 1309 students
      1.1 miles
      150 Victoria St.
      Long Beach, CA 90805
      (310)631-8794
      1.1 K-8 1309
    • Long Beach Harte Elementary School
      Grades: K-5 | 900 students
      1.2 miles
      1671 E. Phillips St.
      Long Beach, CA 90805
      (562)428-0333
      1.2 K-5 900

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