Rosamond High School

2.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (661)256-5020
  • Rosamond High School serves 769 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Rosamond High School operates within the Southern Kern Unified School District.
  • Southern Kern Unified School District's 61% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 769 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 769 students
Rosamond High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Rosamond High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Rosamond High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Rosamond High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 Ratio 20:1 24:1
Rosamond High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Rosamond High School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Asian
2%
11%
Rosamond High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
54%
54%
Rosamond High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
10%
6%
Rosamond High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
31%
24%
Rosamond High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Rosamond High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Rosamond High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Rosamond High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.61 0.41
Rosamond 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.
74%
50%
Rosamond 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.
8%
9%
Rosamond High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Southern Kern Unified School District's student population of 3,043 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 61% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,870 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,624 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Southern Kern Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 3,043 1,597
Southern Kern Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 61% 83%
Southern Kern Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $21 MM
Southern Kern Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $35 MM $21 MM
Southern Kern Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,870 $12,988
Southern Kern Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,624 $12,986
Southern Kern Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

2  6/21/2011
I would never send my student to this high school. There are too many revolving doors in administration and the rules are constantly changing for the students.
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