Walnut High School

  • Walnut High School serves 2,637 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (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 92% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Walnut High School's student population of 2,637 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 112 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,637 students
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Total Classroom Teachers112 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Walnut High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Walnut High School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#426 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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Asian
64%
11%
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Hispanic
25%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
8%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Walnut High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.530.41
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Graduation Rate
96%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Walnut 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 NameWalnut Valley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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