Wasco High School

  • Wasco High School serves 1,716 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (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 56% (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 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Wasco High School's student population of 1,716 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wasco High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wasco High School is 0.13, which is less 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#3197 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
93%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
6%
24%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wasco High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.130.41
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Graduation Rate
91%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWasco Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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