475 Bangor St.
Pomona, CA 91767
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Pomona High School serves 1,103 students in grades 9-12.
Pomona 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,103 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Pomona High School's student population of 1,103 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,103 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
57 teachers
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School Rankings

Pomona High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pomona High School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7031 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
87%
56%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
2%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Graduation Rate
90%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 43% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Pomona High School?

The graduation rate of Pomona High School is 90%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.

How many students attend Pomona High School?

1,103 students attend Pomona High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

87% of Pomona High School students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Black, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are White, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Pomona High School?

Pomona High School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Pomona High School offer ?

Pomona High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Fall Break - No School (Parent Calendar)
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Fall Break - No School (Parent Calendar)
November 22, 2022 (Tuesday)
Fall Break - No School (Parent Calendar)
November 23, 2022 (Wednesday)
Fall Break - No School (Parent Calendar)
November 24, 2022 (Thursday)
Fall Break - No School (Parent Calendar)
November 25, 2022 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,103 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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