South Gate High School

3351 Firestone Blvd, South Gate, CA 90280 | (323) 568-5600
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 3,289
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4.5 out of 5 | 5 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3351 Firestone Blvd., South Gate, CA 90280
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: 3,289
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 126.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 26.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,635 (49.7%)
  • Females: 1,654 (50.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 207 (6.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 2,166 (65.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 2,373 (72.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
South Gate High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian100.3%
Black110.3%
Asian30.09%
Hispanic3,25198.8%
White120.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For South Gate High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade70.2%
9th Grade97029.5%
10th Grade88026.8%
11th Grade80124.4%
12th Grade63119.2%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
78.5%
District:
69.1%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
12.4%
District:
26.9%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
23.6%
District:
31.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 99.3%
Number of Certificated Staff: 161.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 9.8
Average Age
School:
40.2
District:
46.7
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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4.5 out of 5 | 5 Reviews
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5 reviews for South Gate High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on September 15, 2011
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I love the school. it all comes down to the teachers and I had the best teachers in high school.
  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on January 19, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I graduated from this school in 1969. It was a top notch high scoring school. What happened?
    My rating is for how I remember it.

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