La Canada High School

  • La Canada High School serves 2,102 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% 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 2102 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students2,102 students
La Canada High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %La Canada High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers87 teachers
La Canada High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeLa Canada High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

District Comparison

  • La Canada Unified School District's student population of 4,044 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,190 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,483 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District NameLa Canada Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed4,0441,597
La Canada Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate100%83%
La Canada Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$37 MM$18 MM
La Canada Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$42 MM$18 MM
La Canada Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,190$10,966
La Canada Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,483$11,255
La Canada 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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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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