Santa Monica 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
601 Pico Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Phone
(310) 395-3204
District
SANTA MONICA-MALIBU UNIFIED
County
LOS ANGELES COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2857
Classroom Teachers
137

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.8% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Santa Monica High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

100 80 60 40 20 0
69%
44%
81%
57%
56%
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
21
21
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 741 25.9%
Grade 10 740 25.9%
Grade 11 661 23.1%
Grade 12 715 25.0%
Total 2857 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.7% 54.5% 24.4%
Black 8.4% 6.9% 5.7%
Hispanic 38.4% 30.9% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.1% 7.3% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.8% 24.4% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.5% 20.2% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 4.2% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 111,822 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,375.7 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.3% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 13.3% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.3% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.9% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 17.3% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 52,806 12,950,743
Single Parent Households With Children 5.3% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.2% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 66.9% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 32.5% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.8% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.8% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.4% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.1% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.4% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 10.1% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,073 $99,675,978 42.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,157 $12,710,802 5.4%
Staff $752 $8,261,472 3.5%
General Administration $150 $1,647,900 0.7%
School Administration $919 $10,096,134 4.3%
Operation $1,899 $20,862,414 8.8%
Transportation $213 $2,340,018 1.0%
Other $798 $8,766,828 3.7%
Total Support $5,887 $64,674,582 27.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,651 $73,067,886 30.8%
Total Expenditures $21,611 $237,418,446 100.0%
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%