Polytechnic High School

1600 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach, CA 90813 | (562) 591-0581
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 4,899
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  • Mailing Address: 1600 Atlantic Ave., Long Beach, CA 90813
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 4,899
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 186.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 26.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 2,463 (50.3%)
  • Females: 2,436 (49.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 426 (8.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 2,409 (49.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 2,835 (57.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Polytechnic High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian130.3%
Black1,34727.5%
Asian1,43429.3%
Hispanic1,39628.5%
White55711.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Polytechnic High School
  Number Percent
1st Grade10.02%
2nd Grade10.02%
4th Grade10.02%
6th Grade10.02%
9th Grade1,27326.0%
10th Grade1,27326.0%
11th Grade1,20624.6%
12th Grade1,14323.3%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
88.6%
District:
76.9%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
2.4%
District:
4.9%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
17.5%
District:
28.5%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
1.5%
District:
70.4%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 95.6%
Number of Certificated Staff: 206.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 15.2
Average Age
School:
44.6
District:
44.2
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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