La Canada High School

2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (818)952-4205
  • La Canada High School serves 2,075 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • La Canada High School operates within the La Canada Unified School District.
  • La Canada Unified School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2075 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students2,075 students
Gender %La Canada High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
Students by GradeLa Canada High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 Ratio25:124:1
Asian
29%
11%
Hispanic
12%
54%
White
53%
24%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsLa Canada High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.620.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
50%

District Comparison

  • La Canada Unified School District's student population of 4,078 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 85% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,021 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,289 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLa Canada Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed4,0781,564
La Canada Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate100%83%
La Canada Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$37 MM$17 MM
La Canada Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$42 MM$18 MM
La Canada Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,021$10,991
La Canada Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$10,289$11,482
La Canada 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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School Reviews

2  10/11/2010
I hate this school, the teachers are embarrassing, the education is the worst, the teachers do not explain anything and expect us to know everything. i Do NOT recommend this school for anyone who want a bright future i regret ever attending here in the first place.
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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.