Whittier High School

12417 East Philadelphia St, Whittier, CA 90601 | (562) 698-8121
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,466
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 12417 East Philadelphia St., Whittier, CA 90601
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,466
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 96.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 25.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,272 (51.6%)
  • Females: 1,194 (48.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 405 (16.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,200 (48.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,605 (65.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Whittier High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian100.4%
Black251.0%
Asian371.5%
Hispanic2,19288.9%
White1998.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Whittier High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade67927.5%
10th Grade63625.8%
11th Grade61725.0%
12th Grade53421.7%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
95.7%
District:
91.1%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
89.3%
District:
4.8%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
25.0%
District:
14.3%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree: 1.8%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 97.9%
Number of Certificated Staff: 112.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 11.3
Average Age
School:
38.6
District:
50.1
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Whittier High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on March 14, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • A GREAT SCHOOL FOR MY HUSBAND AND I. CLASS OF 72 & 74, AND EVEN A BETTER SCHOOL NOW.

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