West Covina High School

  • West Covina High School serves 2,376 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • West Covina High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • West Covina High School operates within the West Covina Unified School District.
  • West Covina Unified School District's 92% graduation rate is higher than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • West Covina High School's student population of 2376 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,376 students
Gender %West Covina High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
Students by GradeWest Covina High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • West Covina High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Covina High School is 0.41, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Asian
16%
11%
Hispanic
75%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
6%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsWest Covina High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.410.41
Graduation Rate
97%
83%
West Covina High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of West Covina High School is West Covina Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • West Covina Unified School District's student population of 13,705 students has decreased by 5% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $6,252 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 19% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $6,494 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four school years.
    School District NameWest Covina Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    18
    4
    Number of Students Managed13,7051,585
    West Covina Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    37%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    50%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    92%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$90 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$94 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$6,252$11,049
    District Spending / Student$6,494$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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