Pasadena High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
2925 E. Sierra Madre Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91107
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Pasadena High School serves 1,777 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (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 63% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Pasadena High School's student population of 1,777 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 67 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,777 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pasadena High School's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pasadena 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#3526 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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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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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pasadena 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 Rate
96%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Pasadena High School is Cis Academy (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Cis Academy (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary 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 | 168 students
    0.0 miles
    2925 E. Siera Madre Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626)396-5883
    0.0 6-12 168
  • Pasadena Norma Coombs Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 442 students
    0.4 miles
    2600 Paloma St.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626)396-5660
    0.4 K-5 442
  • Pasadena Field (eugene) Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 499 students
    0.9 miles
    3600 Sierra Madre Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626)396-5860
    0.9 K-5 499
  • Pasadena Daniel Webster
    Grades: K-5 | 442 students
    1.0 miles
    2101 E. Washington Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91104
    (626)396-5740
    1.0 K-5 442
  • Pasadena Learning Works Charter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 242 students
    1.2 miles
    90 N. Daisy Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626)564-2871
    1.2 7-12 242

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