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Gardena Senior High
1301 West 182nd St.
Gardena, CA 90248

Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 11%
  • English learners: 17%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 37%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 79%
  • Special education within past two years: 10%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 2.11
(based on the 63% who responded)
Graduate School
 4%
College Graduate
 8%
Some College
 23%
High School
Graduate
 27%
Not a High School
Graduate
 38%

State Rank: 1 out of 101
API Score:
(2012)
6332
Student Ethnicity:
Hispanic/Latino
 68%
African American
 23%
Asian
 4%
Filipino
 3%
Pacific Islander
 1%
White
 1%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 90248:

Related Schools:
Ambler Avenue Elementary rank: 6 in Carson
Amestoy Elementary rank: 7 in Gardena
Annalee Avenue Elementary rank: 3 in Carson
Arlington Elementary rank: 8 in Torrance
California Academy of Mathematics and Science rank: 10 in Carson
Carson Street Elementary rank: 7 in Carson
Casimir Middle rank: 8 in Torrance
Chapman Elementary rank: 8 in Gardena
Denker Avenue Elementary rank: 7 in Gardena
Edison Elementary rank: 8 in Torrance
Evelyn Carr Elementary rank: 6 in Torrance
Gardena Elementary rank: 4 in Gardena
Halldale Elementary rank: 6 in Torrance
Leapwood Avenue Elementary rank: 4 in Carson
Lincoln Elementary rank: 9 in Torrance
Moneta Continuation rank: A in Gardena
New Millennium Secondary rank: 2 in Carson
North High rank: 8 in Torrance
One Hundred Eighty-Sixth Street Elementary rank: 7 in Gardena
One Hundred Fifty-Sixth Street Elementary rank: 9 in Gardena
One Hundred Fifty-Third Street rank: 2 in Gardena
Ralph Bunche Elementary rank: 5 in Carson
Robert E. Peary Middle rank: 2 in Gardena
Stephen M. White Middle rank: 4 in Carson
Torrance High rank: 8 in Torrance
Towne Avenue Elementary rank: 7 in Carson
Van Deene Avenue Elementary rank: 4 in Torrance
Yukon Elementary rank: 7 in Torrance

Notes:
  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2012 California Academic Performance Index (API) Base report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2012.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012 Base API Information Guide (PDF; 490KB; 65pp.)