Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School

13000 Oxnard St.
Van Nuys, CA 91401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School serves 1,834 students in grades 9-12.
Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,834 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School's student population of 1,834 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,834 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
84 teachers
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School Rankings

Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1697 out of 3649 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
56%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
36%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
87%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School's ranking?
Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School is ranked #1697 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School often compared to?
Ulysses S. Grant Senior High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Van Nuys Senior High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 53% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School?
The graduation rate of Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School is 87%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School?
1,834 students attend Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
56% of Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School students are Hispanic, 36% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School?
Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School offer ?
Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School part of?
Ulysses S. Grant Senior High School is part of Los Angeles Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,834 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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