Pioneer High School

  • Pioneer High School serves 1,414 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Pioneer High School operates within the Whittier Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1414 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,414 students
Pioneer High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Pioneer High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
Pioneer High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePioneer High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Pioneer High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Pioneer High School American Indian Students (1988-2001)
Asian
n/a
11%
Pioneer High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
98%
54%
Pioneer High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
n/a
6%
Pioneer High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
2%
24%
Pioneer High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.040.41
Pioneer High 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.
67%
50%
Pioneer High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
16%
9%
Pioneer High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Whittier Union High School District's student population of 12,921 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,170 is higher than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,511 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWhittier Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed12,9211,597
Whittier Union High School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Raten/a83%
Whittier Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue$161 MM$18 MM
Whittier Union High School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$166 MM$18 MM
Whittier Union High School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,170$10,966
Whittier Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,511$11,255
Whittier Union High 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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    Grades: KG-6 | 548 students
    0.7 miles
    11600 Aeolian St.
    WhittierCA 90606
    (562)699-0913
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    Grades: KG-5 | 490 students
    0.7 miles
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    WhittierCA 90606
    (562)789-3210
    0.7KG-5490
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