Pioneer High School

Tel: (562)698-8121
  • Pioneer High School serves 1,446 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% 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 1446 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,446 students
Gender %Pioneer High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
Students by GradePioneer High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less 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 Ratio25:124:1
Hispanic
95%
54%
White
3%
24%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsPioneer High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.100.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
9%

District Comparison

  • Whittier Union High School District's student population of 12,456 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,969 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,304 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameWhittier Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed12,4561,564
Whittier Union High School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Raten/a83%
Whittier Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue$161 MM$17 MM
Whittier Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$166 MM$18 MM
Whittier Union High School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,969$10,991
Whittier Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$12,304$11,482
Whittier Union High School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whittier Ada S. Nelson Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 429 students
    0.2 miles
    8140 S. Vicki Dr.
    Whittier, CA 90606
    (562)692-0615
    0.2 K-6 429
  • Whittier Los Nietos Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 7-8 | 382 students
    0.6 miles
    11425 E. Rivera Rd.
    Whittier, CA 90606
    (562)695-0637
    0.6 7-8 382
  • Whittier Aeolian Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 507 students
    0.7 miles
    11600 Aeolian St.
    Whittier, CA 90606
    (562)699-0913
    0.7 K-6 507
  • Whittier Daniel Phelan Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 498 students
    0.7 miles
    7150 S. Cully Ave.
    Whittier, CA 90606
    (562)789-3210
    0.7 K-5 498
  • Pico Rivera Early Learning Program Charter School

    0.9 miles
    9515 Haney St.
    Pico Rivera, CA 90660
    (562)801-5117
    0.9 n/a n/a

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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.