Hollywood High School

1521 North Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028 | (323) 993-1700
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,677
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1521 North Highland Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90028
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,677
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 84.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 781 (46.6%)
  • Females: 896 (53.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 129 (7.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,145 (68.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,274 (76.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hollywood High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian80.5%
Black18310.9%
Asian1066.3%
Hispanic1,17970.3%
White17010.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hollywood High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade20.1%
9th Grade53031.6%
10th Grade37022.1%
11th Grade42325.2%
12th Grade35221.0%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
74.9%
District:
69.1%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
1.6%
District:
3.7%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
15.6%
District:
26.9%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
10.9%
District:
31.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 1.0%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 99.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 128.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 13.5
Average Age
School:
45.9
District:
46.7
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Hollywood High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Integrated/Coordinated Science
  • CST Physics
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: No
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 1997-1998
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 5
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 12.2%
Average Combined Score: 18.3
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 20.3%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 34.9%
Average Combined Score: 1,318.5
Critical Reading Average: 442.5
Math Average: 429.3
Writing Average: 446.7
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 23.0%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201013.0%11.0%22.0%
20099.0%10.0%21.0%
20086.0%9.0%18.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201031.0%42.0%69.0%
200940.0%36.0%65.0%
200823.0%36.0%66.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201048.0%27.0%55.0%
200942.0%23.0%51.0%
200828.0%25.0%52.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201055.0%36.0%54.0%
200940.0%32.0%50.0%
200828.0%31.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201041.0%21.0%46.0%
200923.0%23.0%47.0%
200818.0%19.0%43.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20108.0%13.0%19.0%
20093.0%9.0%15.0%
20083.0%7.0%5.0%
 
CST World History Test
201034.0%21.0%45.0%
200941.0%18.0%41.0%
200814.0%15.0%36.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
201027.0%21.0%40.0%
200924.0%18.0%37.0%
20087.0%17.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201027.0%29.0%38.0%
200927.0%24.0%34.0%
200814.0%23.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201029.0%17.0%47.0%
200930.0%15.0%44.0%
200814.0%13.0%41.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201045.0%33.0%45.0%
200946.0%31.0%44.0%
200827.0%29.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201010.0%6.0%14.0%
20097.0%6.0%14.0%
20083.0%5.0%12.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20105.0%6.0%14.0%
20097.0%1.0%9.0%
20081.0%2.0%7.0%
 
CST Science Test
201042.0%32.0%46.0%
200946.0%30.0%44.0%
200819.0%25.0%40.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201055.0%53.0%75.0%
200929.0%42.0%71.0%
200816.0%44.0%68.0%
 
CST World History Test
201035.0%28.0%42.0%
200934.0%24.0%38.0%
200817.0%19.0%33.0%
 
CST Algebra I Test
20099.0%6.0%11.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
20106.0%6.0%14.0%
20091.0%6.0%12.0%
20082.0%5.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201052.0%29.0%46.0%
200944.0%26.0%41.0%
200836.0%26.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201025.0%15.0%30.0%
200913.0%13.0%27.0%
20089.0%11.0%25.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201056.0%34.0%42.0%
200944.0%32.0%40.0%
200828.0%27.0%37.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201056.0%26.0%53.0%
200944.0%22.0%50.0%
200830.0%19.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201029.0%31.0%50.0%
200911.0%27.0%47.0%
200812.0%25.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201049.0%33.0%45.0%
200934.0%31.0%44.0%
200823.0%25.0%38.0%
 
CST World History Test
201046.0%14.0%15.0%
200920.0%8.0%11.0%
 
CST Algebra I Test
20097.0%6.0%8.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20082.0%2.0%6.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20085.0%3.0%10.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201011.0%22.0%31.0%
200910.0%19.0%28.0%
20085.0%17.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201017.0%16.0%31.0%
200917.0%15.0%28.0%
20086.0%13.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201042.0%28.0%46.0%
200936.0%24.0%42.0%
200824.0%24.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201027.0%16.0%38.0%
200923.0%14.0%36.0%
200812.0%12.0%32.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201022.0%14.0%27.0%
200913.0%14.0%26.0%
20089.0%11.0%24.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20107.0%3.0%16.0%
20093.0%7.0%13.0%
20083.0%2.0%11.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201056.0%24.0%49.0%
200944.0%20.0%46.0%
200830.0%18.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201031.0%35.0%54.0%
200913.0%30.0%50.0%
200813.0%29.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201035.0%27.0%41.0%
200936.0%23.0%38.0%
200815.0%18.0%33.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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