Pacific High School

  • Pacific High School serves 1,314 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 8% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Pacific High School's student population of 1,314 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 34% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,314 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pacific High School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pacific High School is 0.41, which is equal to 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#7414 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
11%
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Hispanic
75%
54%
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Black
16%
6%
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White
7%
24%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pacific High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.410.41
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Graduation Rate
88%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pacific High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Bernardino City Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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