Pasadena High School

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2925 E. Sierra Madre Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91107
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Pasadena High School serves 1,807 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pasadena High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Pasadena High School's student population of 1,807 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,807 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pasadena High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pasadena High School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#5787 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
61%
54%
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Black
12%
6%
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White
18%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.64
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Graduation Rate
97%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Pasadena High School is Cis Academy (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pasadena Cis Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 176 students
    0.0 miles
    2925 E. Siera Madre Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626) 396-5883
    0.0 6-12 176
  • Pasadena Norma Coombs Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 413 students
    0.4 miles
    2600 Paloma St.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626) 396-5660
    0.4 K-5 413
  • Pasadena Options For Youth-acton Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 394 students
    0.5 miles
    17216 Slover Ave. Ste. L-102
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626) 921-8200
    0.5 9-12 394
  • Pasadena Field (eugene) Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 477 students
    0.9 miles
    3600 Sierra Madre Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626) 396-5860
    0.9 K-5 477
  • Pasadena Daniel Webster
    Grades: K-5 | 395 students
    1.0 miles
    2101 E. Washington Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91104
    (626) 396-5740
    1.0 K-5 395

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