South Pasadena Senior High School

Tel: (626)441-5820
  • South Pasadena Senior High School serves 1,528 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • South Pasadena Senior High School operates within the South Pasadena Unified School District.
  • South Pasadena Unified School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1528 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,528 students
Gender %South Pasadena Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
Students by GradeSouth Pasadena Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more 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 Ratio22:124:1
Asian
39%
11%
Hispanic
25%
54%
Black
2%
6%
White
30%
24%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsSouth Pasadena Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.700.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%

District Comparison

  • South Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 4,718 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 84% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,775 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,163 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameSouth Pasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed4,7181,564
South Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate100%83%
South Pasadena Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$46 MM$17 MM
South Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$43 MM$18 MM
South Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,775$10,991
South Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,163$11,482
South 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 | 703 students
    0.8 miles
    335 El Centro St.
    South Pasadena, CA 91030
    (626)441-5840
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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.