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South Pasadena Senior High School
  • Public
  • SOUTH PASADENA, CA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Administration
    grade B
  7. Sports
    grade B
  8. Food
    grade B
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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South Pasadena Senior High School is a top rated, public school located in SOUTH PASADENA, CA. It has 1,450 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 25 to 1. According to state test scores, 69% of students are at least proficient in math and 85% in reading.

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South Pasadena Senior High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
85%
Percent Proficient - Math
69%
Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1370
515 responses
Average ACT
30
165 responses
AP Enrollment
43%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$127,882
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$2,135
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$1,453,500
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
88%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 51 responses
Poll
78%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 51 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 124 responses
  • Color Day
    35%
  • Homecoming picnic
    23%
  • Assemblies
    17%
  • Lunch activities
    10%
  • School dances
    9%
  • Leaving
    2%
  • Homecoming
    2%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,450
Free or Reduced Lunch
14%
93%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 55 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 55 responses
87%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 55 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
25:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$97,105
Teachers in First/Second Year
7.7%
59%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 68 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 68 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 68 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$12,048 / year
National
$12,239
85%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 68 responses
44%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 68 responses
57%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 68 responses

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