Jordan High School

  • Jordan High School serves 2,646 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Jordan High School's student population of 2,646 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 109 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,646 students
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Total Classroom Teachers109 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jordan High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Jordan High School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#8436 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
74%
54%
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Black
16%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jordan High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.430.64
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Graduation Rate
85%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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