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  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    C+
  4. College Prep
    B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C+
  6. Health & Safety
    C+
  7. Administration
    C+
  8. Sports
    NG
  9. Food
    B-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C+
Kurt T. Shery High School is a public, alternative school located in Torrance, CA. It has 152 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 5% of students are at least proficient in math and 17% in reading.
Address
2600 Vine St.
Torrance, CA 90501
Telephone
(310) 533-4440
Website

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
17%
Percent Proficient - Math
5%
Average Graduation Rate
72%
Average SAT
Average ACT
AP Enrollment
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Living in the Area
A
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Crime & Safety
    B-
  2. Diversity
    A+
  3. Cost of Living
    D+
  4. Good for Families
    A
Area Feel
Urban
Median Household Income
$80,862
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,512
National
$949
Median Home Value
$652,600
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
C+
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Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
152
Free or Reduced Lunch
57%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$85,856
Teachers in First/Second Year
0%
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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C+
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Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Very Low
Expenses Per Student
$11,047/ year
National
$12,239
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Teachers actually cared there. Structured. They worked with every student individually. Offefed alot of help with students who needed extra help. Staff was amazing. This school made you feel special not like regular schools. Where your concerns are not noticed.
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The administration was very well organized. Strict but kind. Believed in every student and cared.
The counselors where amazing. Cared alot about each student.