Norwalk High School

11356 E. Leffingwell Rd.
Norwalk, CA 90650
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 50%
Serving 2,018 students in grades 9-12, Norwalk High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,018 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 97% (Top 10% in CA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 56% (Top 30%)
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Norwalk High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Norwalk High School's student population of 2,018 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,018 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
87 teachers
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School Rankings

Norwalk High School ranks within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Norwalk High School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#4637 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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18%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Norwalk High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
56%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Norwalk High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
21%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
88%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
3%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.22
This chart display the diversity score of Norwalk High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
97%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Norwalk High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Norwalk High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Norwalk High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Norwalk High School's ranking?
Norwalk High School is ranked #4637 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Norwalk High School often compared to?
Norwalk High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like John H. Glenn High School, California High School, La Serna High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 56% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Norwalk High School?
The graduation rate of Norwalk High School is 97%, which is higher than the California state average of 87%.
How many students attend Norwalk High School?
2,018 students attend Norwalk High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
88% of Norwalk High School students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, 3% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Norwalk High School?
Norwalk High School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Norwalk High School offer ?
Norwalk High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Norwalk High School part of?
Norwalk High School is part of Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,018 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : 97% (Top 10%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 56% (Top 30%)
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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