Rose City High (Continuation School)

Tel: (626)396-5620
  • Rose City High (Continuation School) serves 233 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% 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 233 students has declined by 22% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 37% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students233 students
Rose City High (Continuation School) Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Rose City High (Continuation School) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Rose City High (Continuation School) Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeRose City High (Continuation School) Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:124:1
Rose City High (Continuation School) Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
11%
Rose City High (Continuation School) Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
77%
54%
Rose City High (Continuation School) Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
17%
6%
Rose City High (Continuation School) Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
24%
Rose City High (Continuation School) White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Rose City High (Continuation School) Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsRose City High (Continuation School) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA 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.
0.380.41
Rose City High (Continuation 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.
71%
50%
Rose City High (Continuation School) Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
5%
9%
Rose City High (Continuation School) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,478 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,236 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 $12,820 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed18,4781,597
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate75%83%
Pasadena Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$234 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,236$10,966
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,820$11,255
Pasadena Unified 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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