Palos Verdes Peninsula High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
27118 Silver Spur Rd.
Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
Phone
(310) 377-4888
District
PALOS VERDES PENINSULA UNIFIED
County
LOS ANGELES COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2329
Classroom Teachers
96

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.1% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Palos Verdes Peninsula High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

80 60 40 20 0
76%
44%
76%
57%
76%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

30 25 20 15 10 5 0
24
25
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 608 26.1%
Grade 10 600 25.8%
Grade 11 512 22.0%
Grade 12 609 26.1%
Total 2329 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.3% 49.4% 24.4%
Black 2.8% 2.4% 5.7%
Hispanic 12.3% 14.8% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 43.2% 33.0% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 9.3% 8.0% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.5% 7.4% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.8% 0.6% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 61,415 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,491.5 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.6% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.6% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 17.9% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.0% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 25.9% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 22,450 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 3.5% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.0% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 70.4% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 48.6% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.4% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.2% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.5% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.0% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.7% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 4.7% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,453 $84,986,559 62.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $614 $7,001,442 5.1%
Staff $232 $2,645,496 1.9%
General Administration $71 $809,613 0.6%
School Administration $593 $6,761,979 5.0%
Operation $1,086 $12,383,658 9.1%
Transportation $94 $1,071,882 0.8%
Other $601 $6,853,203 5.0%
Total Support $3,291 $37,527,273 27.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,183 $13,489,749 9.9%
Total Expenditures $11,926 $135,992,178 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%