Pasadena High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
2925 E. Sierra Madre Blvd.

Pasadena, CA 91107
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (626)396-5880
  • Pasadena High School serves 1,871 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Pasadena High School operates within the Pasadena Unified School District.
  • Pasadena Unified School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1871 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,871 students
Gender %Pasadena High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
Students by GradePasadena High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Asian
6%
11%
Hispanic
59%
54%
Black
13%
6%
White
19%
24%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsPasadena High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.600.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,377 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,961 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,532 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed18,3771,564
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate75%83%
Pasadena Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$234 MM$17 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,961$10,991
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$12,532$11,482
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school is Cis Academy (0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Cis Academy (0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Cis Academy (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pasadena Cis Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 212 students
    0 miles
    2925 E. Siera Madre Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626)396-5880
    0 K-12 212
  • Pasadena Norma Coombs Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 458 students
    0.4 miles
    2600 Paloma St.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626)396-5660
    0.4 K-5 458
  • Pasadena Field (eugene) Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 502 students
    0.9 miles
    3600 Sierra Madre Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626)396-5860
    0.9 K-5 502
  • Pasadena Daniel Webster Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 467 students
    1 miles
    2101 E. Washington Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA 91104
    (626)396-5740
    1 K-5 467
  • Pasadena Learning Works Charter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 276 students
    1.2 miles
    90 N. Daisy Ave.
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (626)564-2871
    1.2 7-12 276

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5  12/21/2011
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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.