South Hills High School

  • South Hills High School serves 1,647 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • South Hills High School's student population of 1,647 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Hills High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Hills High School is 0.55, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2264 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Hills High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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Asian
12%
11%
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Hispanic
64%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
17%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in South Hills High School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Hills High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.550.64
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Graduation Rate
98%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Hills High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCovina-Valley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    Grades: K-12 | 66 students
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    (626)332-0289
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  • Covina Barranca Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 624 students
    1.1 miles
    727 S. Barranca Ave.
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    (626)974-4000
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  • West Covina Hollencrest Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 763 students
    1.2 miles
    2101 E. Merced Ave.
    West Covina, CA 91791
    (626)931-1760
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  • West Covina Vine Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 541 students
    1.3 miles
    1901 E. Vine Ave.
    West Covina, CA 91791
    (626)931-1790
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  • West Covina Mesa Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 666 students
    1.4 miles
    409 S. Barranca St.
    West Covina, CA 91791
    (626)974-4600
    1.4 K-5 666

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