Verdugo Hills Senior High School

10625 Plainview Ave.
Tujunga, CA 91042
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Verdugo Hills Senior High School serves 1,283 students in grades 9-12.
Verdugo Hills 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Verdugo Hills Senior High School's student population of 1,283 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,283 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

Verdugo Hills Senior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Verdugo Hills Senior High School is 0.57, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#4606 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
58%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
31%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Graduation Rate
93%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Verdugo Hills Senior High School is Mt. Lukens Continuation (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mt. Gleason Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Plainview Academic Charter Academy (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tujunga Mt. Lukens Continuation Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 54 students
    0.2 miles
    7705 Summitrose St.
    Tujunga, CA 91042
    (818) 352-4039
    0.2 9-12 54
  • Tujunga Plainview Academic Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 294 students
    0.3 miles
    10819 Plainview Ave.
    Tujunga, CA 91042
    (818) 353-1730
    0.3 K-5 294
  • Sunland Mt. Gleason Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 768 students
    0.5 miles
    10965 Mt. Gleason Ave.
    Sunland, CA 91040
    (818) 951-2580
    0.5 6-8 768
  • Sunland Apperson Street Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 439 students
    0.7 miles
    10233 Woodward Ave.
    Sunland, CA 91040
    (818) 353-5544
    0.7 K-5 439
  • Tujunga Pinewood Avenue Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 231 students
    1.0 miles
    10111 Silverton Ave.
    Tujunga, CA 91042
    (818) 353-2515
    1 K-5 231

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