Wasco High School

  • Wasco High School serves 1,606 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Wasco High School operates within the Wasco Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1606 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,606 students
Wasco High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Wasco High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Wasco High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Wasco High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 Ratio 23:1 24:1
Wasco High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
11%
Wasco High School Asian Students (1989-2008)
Hispanic
92%
54%
Wasco High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
6%
Wasco High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
24%
Wasco High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Wasco High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Wasco High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.15 0.41
Wasco High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
64%
50%
Wasco High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
9%
Wasco High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wasco Union High School District's student population of 1,747 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,203 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,132 is higher than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Wasco Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
4
Number of Students Managed 1,747 1,597
Wasco Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 83%
Wasco Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $21 MM
Wasco Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $24 MM $21 MM
Wasco Union High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,203 $12,988
Wasco Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,132 $12,986
Wasco Union High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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