1921 S. Maple Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90011
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Santee Education Complex serves 1,857 students in grades 9-12.
Santee Education Complex placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (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 59% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Santee Education Complex's student population of 1,857 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,857 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
92 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Santee Education Complex 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 Santee Education Complex is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5196 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
12%
Hispanic
93%
54%
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Black
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Santee Education Complex and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
23%
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.13
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Graduation Rate
78%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Santee Education Complex and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Santee Education Complex and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,857 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 78% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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