Santa Fe High School

  • Santa Fe High School serves 2,497 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher 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%.
  • Santa Fe High School operates within the Whittier Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2497 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,497 students
Santa Fe High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Santa Fe High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Santa Fe High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Santa Fe High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 Ratio 29:1 24:1
Santa Fe High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Santa Fe High School American Indian Students (1989-2001)
Asian
2%
11%
Santa Fe High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
91%
54%
Santa Fe High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
6%
Santa Fe High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
6%
24%
Santa Fe High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Santa Fe High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.17 0.41
Santa Fe High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
49%
50%
Santa Fe High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
22%
9%
Santa Fe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Whittier Union High School District's student population of 12,921 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,341 is higher than the state average of $12,314. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,684 is higher than the state average of $12,270. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Whittier Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 12,921 1,597
Whittier Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 83%
Whittier Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue $166 MM $20 MM
Whittier Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $171 MM $20 MM
Whittier Union High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,341 $12,314
Whittier Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,684 $12,270
Whittier Union High 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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