Whittier Union High School District

  • 9401 SOUTH PAINTER AVE
  • WHITTIER, CA 90605
  • (562) 698-8121
4.5
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate-71.2%
Dropout Rate1.7%5.0%
Per Pupil Spending$9,173$9,292
Students Per Teacher26.020.8
Number of Schools7-
Number of Students13,670-
Number of (FTE) Teachers526-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment13,67026.0
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students-
1st Grade Students-
2nd Grade Students-
3rd Grade Students-
4th Grade Students-
5th Grade Students-
6th Grade Students-
7th Grade Students-
8th Grade Students2
9th Grade Students3,415
10th Grade Students3,229
11th Grade Students3,320
12th Grade Students3,517
Ungraded Students129
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native48
Asian or Pacific Islander312
Hispanic11,456
Black (Non-Hispanic)179
White (Non-Hispanic)1,556
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male6,901
Female6,694

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers52626.0
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers--
Elementary Teachers--
Secondary Teachers508-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes18-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides147
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors4
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors34
Elementary-
Secondary34
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians2
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff362
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators6
LEA Administrative Support Staff45
School Administrators22
School Administrative Support Staff82
Student Support Services45
Other Support Services Staff163

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$176,163,000-
Total Local Revenues$37,184,00021.1%
Property Tax$21,688,00012.3%
Other School Systems$6,470,0003.7%
Cities and Counties$463,0000.3%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$154,0000.09%
School Lunch$2,415,0001.4%
Other Sales and Services$603,0000.3%
Rents and Royalties$49,0000.03%
Interest Earnings$3,518,0002.0%
Miscellaneous$1,824,0001.0%
Total State Revenues$124,391,00070.6%
General Formula Assistance$73,679,00041.8%
Staff Improvement Programs$1,097,0000.6%
Special Education Programs$22,052,00012.5%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$1,279,0000.7%
Gifted and Talented Programs$127,0000.07%
School Lunch Programs$226,0000.1%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$2,104,0001.2%
Transportation Programs$875,0000.5%
Other Programs$19,485,00011.1%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$3,467,0002.0%
Total Federal Revenues$14,588,0008.3%
Through State - Title I$984,0000.6%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$9,836,0005.6%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$345,0000.2%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$43,0000.02%
Through State - Title V, Part A$15,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$374,0000.2%
Through State - Bilingual Education$229,0000.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,532,0000.9%
Through State - Other$1,230,0000.7%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$127,083,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$77,036,00060.6%
Total Support Services Expenditures$45,562,00035.9%
Student Support$9,906,0005.6%
Instructional Staff Support$7,068,0004.0%
General Administration Support$1,125,0000.6%
School Administration Support$5,391,0003.1%
Operation and Maintenance Support$13,314,0007.6%
Student Transportation Support$2,336,0001.3%
Other Support Services$6,422,0003.6%
Total Other Expenditures$4,485,0003.5%
Food Services$4,485,0002.5%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate -
Total Diploma Count 2,672
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-122281.7%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Whittier Union High School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 7
  • Students: 13,670
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 526
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CALIFORNIA HIGH SCHOOL
9800 South Mills Ave
Whittier, CA
Public | 9-12
2,935 27.3

4 out of 5
3 Reviews
FRONTIER HIGH (CONTINUATION) SCHOOL
9401 South Painter
Whittier, CA
Public | 9-12
783 23.0

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LA SERNA HIGH SCHOOL
15301 East Youngwood Dr
Whittier, CA
Public | 9-12
2,518 26.8

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PIONEER HIGH SCHOOL
10800 Ben Avon
Whittier, CA
Public | 9-12
1,492 24.5

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SANTA FE HIGH SCHOOL
10400 South Orr and Day Rd
Santa Fe Springs, CA
Public | 9-12
2,932 27.6

5 out of 5
4 Reviews
SIERRA VISTA HIGH (ALTERNATIVE) SCHOOL
9401 South Painter Ave
Whittier, CA
Public | 9-12
469 36.1

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WHITTIER HIGH SCHOOL
12417 East Philadelphia St
Whittier, CA
Public | 9-12
2,466 25.5

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
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