Rose City High (Continuation School)

Tel: (626)396-5620
  • Rose City High (Continuation School) serves 265 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Rose City High (Continuation 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 265 students has grown by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students265 students
Gender %Rose City High (Continuation School) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Students by GradeRose City High (Continuation School) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.33 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 Ratio18:124:1
Hispanic
81%
54%
Black
14%
6%
White
4%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsRose City High (Continuation School) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.330.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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

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    Grades: K-5 | 385 students
    1.3 miles
    1500 E. Villa St.
    Pasadena, CA 91106
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    Grades: K-5 | 489 students
    1.3 miles
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    Pasadena, CA 91104
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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.