Pacific Grove High School

  • Pacific Grove High School serves 598 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Pacific Grove High School's student population of 598 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pacific Grove High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pacific Grove High School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#295 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
11%
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Hispanic
17%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
61%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pacific Grove High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.580.41
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Graduation Rate90-94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePacific Grove Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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