San Pedro High School

1001 West 15th St, San Pedro, CA 90731 | (310) 241-5800
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 3,296
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1001 West 15th St., San Pedro, CA 90731
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: 3,296
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 124.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 26.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,756 (53.3%)
  • Females: 1,540 (46.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 212 (6.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,474 (44.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,686 (51.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
San Pedro High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian321.0%
Black2858.6%
Asian892.7%
Hispanic2,22167.4%
White61718.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For San Pedro High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade10.03%
8th Grade10.03%
9th Grade1,19836.3%
10th Grade86426.2%
11th Grade73422.3%
12th Grade49815.1%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
76.6%
District:
69.1%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
2.4%
District:
3.7%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
6.0%
District:
26.9%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
16.9%
District:
31.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 97.9%
Number of Certificated Staff: 166.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 13.0
Average Age
School:
44.4
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 San Pedro 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 Earth Science
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • 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: 2006-2007
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 5
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 19.0%
Average Combined Score: 21.4
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 54.6%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 39.9%
Average Combined Score: 1,498.6
Critical Reading Average: 498.1
Math Average: 506.1
Writing Average: 494.4
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 48.6%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201012.0%11.0%22.0%
20098.0%10.0%21.0%
20087.0%9.0%18.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201047.0%42.0%69.0%
200947.0%36.0%65.0%
200846.0%36.0%66.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201032.0%27.0%55.0%
200925.0%23.0%51.0%
200833.0%25.0%52.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201044.0%36.0%54.0%
200940.0%32.0%50.0%
200836.0%31.0%49.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20108.0%13.0%17.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201013.0%21.0%46.0%
200918.0%23.0%47.0%
200836.0%19.0%43.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
201015.0%13.0%19.0%
20098.0%9.0%15.0%
20088.0%7.0%5.0%
 
CST World History Test
201021.0%21.0%45.0%
200911.0%18.0%41.0%
200811.0%15.0%36.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20107.0%8.0%12.0%
20093.0%6.0%11.0%
20083.0%5.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201026.0%21.0%40.0%
200942.0%18.0%37.0%
200832.0%17.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201039.0%29.0%38.0%
200938.0%24.0%34.0%
200832.0%23.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201027.0%17.0%47.0%
200937.0%15.0%44.0%
200832.0%13.0%41.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201046.0%33.0%45.0%
200940.0%31.0%44.0%
200835.0%29.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20106.0%6.0%14.0%
20097.0%6.0%14.0%
200810.0%5.0%12.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20108.0%6.0%14.0%
20095.0%1.0%9.0%
20084.0%2.0%7.0%
 
CST Science Test
201040.0%32.0%46.0%
200939.0%30.0%44.0%
200836.0%25.0%40.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201064.0%53.0%75.0%
200973.0%42.0%71.0%
 
CST World History Test
201047.0%28.0%42.0%
200945.0%24.0%38.0%
200836.0%19.0%33.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20102.0%6.0%8.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201012.0%6.0%14.0%
200919.0%6.0%12.0%
200810.0%5.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201023.0%29.0%46.0%
200924.0%26.0%41.0%
200847.0%26.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201018.0%15.0%30.0%
200916.0%13.0%27.0%
200812.0%11.0%25.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201050.0%36.0%32.0%
200957.0%34.0%26.0%
200864.0%29.0%28.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201043.0%34.0%42.0%
200940.0%32.0%40.0%
200838.0%27.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20101.0%3.0%6.0%
20093.0%3.0%7.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201039.0%26.0%53.0%
200967.0%22.0%50.0%
200862.0%19.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201057.0%31.0%50.0%
200947.0%27.0%47.0%
200851.0%25.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201050.0%33.0%45.0%
200947.0%31.0%44.0%
200845.0%25.0%38.0%
 
CST World History Test
201023.0%14.0%15.0%
200914.0%8.0%11.0%
200821.0%7.0%9.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
20095.0%2.0%11.0%
200810.0%3.0%10.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201011.0%22.0%31.0%
20098.0%19.0%28.0%
20085.0%17.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201020.0%16.0%31.0%
200929.0%15.0%28.0%
200819.0%13.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201036.0%28.0%46.0%
200932.0%24.0%42.0%
200832.0%24.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201019.0%16.0%38.0%
200918.0%14.0%36.0%
200818.0%12.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201029.0%30.0%33.0%
200945.0%25.0%28.0%
200856.0%21.0%28.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20108.0%20.0%27.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20108.0%14.0%27.0%
20099.0%14.0%26.0%
200814.0%11.0%24.0%
 
CST Integrated/Coordinated Science Test
201014.0%3.0%16.0%
20098.0%7.0%13.0%
20088.0%2.0%11.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201041.0%24.0%49.0%
200965.0%20.0%46.0%
200860.0%18.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201058.0%35.0%54.0%
200951.0%30.0%50.0%
200853.0%29.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201041.0%27.0%41.0%
200934.0%23.0%38.0%
200830.0%18.0%33.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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