North High School

Tel: (310)533-4412
  • North High School serves 1,901 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • North High School operates within the Torrance Unified School District.
  • Torrance Unified School District's 99% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1901 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,901 students
Gender %North High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
Students by GradeNorth High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 Ratio24:124:1
Asian
30%
11%
Hispanic
41%
54%
Black
9%
6%
White
14%
24%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsNorth High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.720.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%

District Comparison

  • Torrance Unified School District's student population of 23,775 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 99% has increased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,925 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,361 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameTorrance Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
4
Number of Students Managed23,7751,564
Torrance Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate99%83%
Torrance Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$217 MM$17 MM
Torrance Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$228 MM$18 MM
Torrance Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,925$10,991
Torrance Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,361$11,482
Torrance 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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    0.2 miles
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    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)533-4513
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    0.6 miles
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    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)533-4527
    0.6 6-8 585
  • Torrance Casimir Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 703 students
    0.9 miles
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    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)533-4498
    0.9 6-8 703
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    0.9 miles
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    Torrance, CA 90504
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    0.9 K-5 351

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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.