Park West High (Continuation School)

1540 W. Second St.

Pomona, CA 91766

Tel: (909)397-4485
  • Park West High (Continuation School) serves 220 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Park West High (Continuation School) operates within the Pomona Unified School District.
  • Pomona Unified School District's 59% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 220 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students220 students
Park West High (Continuation School) Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Park West High (Continuation School) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Park West High (Continuation School) Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePark West High (Continuation School) Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Park West High (Continuation School) Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Park West High (Continuation School) American Indian Students (1997-2013)
Asian
1%
11%
Park West High (Continuation School) Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
94%
54%
Park West High (Continuation School) Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
4%
6%
Park West High (Continuation School) Black Students (1988-2015)
White
1%
24%
Park West High (Continuation School) White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPark West High (Continuation School) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.120.41
Park West High (Continuation School) Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
83%
50%
Park West High (Continuation School) Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
9%
Park West High (Continuation School) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pomona Unified School District's student population of 25,243 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 59% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,112 is higher than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,625 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NamePomona Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
4
Number of Students Managed25,2431,597
Pomona Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate59%83%
Pomona Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$344 MM$18 MM
Pomona Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$358 MM$18 MM
Pomona Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,112$10,966
Pomona Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,625$11,255
Pomona 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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