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

Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 12%
  • English learners: 16%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 37%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 68%
  • Special education within past two years: 11%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 2.08

  • Testing Issues (flags):
    A security breach involving social media exposure of 2012-13 test material for the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program and/or the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE) has been confirmed at this school site. This school is not eligible for state or federal award recognition during the 2013-14 school year.

(based on the 56% who responded)
Graduate School
College Graduate
Some College
High School
Not a High School

State Rank: 1 out of 101
API Score:
Student Ethnicity:
African American
Pacific Islander

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 90248:

Related Schools:
Ambler Avenue Elementary rank: 5 in Carson
Amestoy Elementary rank: 6 in Gardena
Annalee Avenue Elementary rank: 2 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
Environmental Charter Middle rank: 4 in Gardena
Evelyn Carr Elementary rank: 6 in Torrance
Gardena Elementary rank: 5 in Gardena
Halldale Elementary rank: 7 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: 1 in Gardena
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
Torrance High rank: 8 in Torrance
Towne Avenue Elementary rank: 5 in Carson
Van Deene Avenue Elementary rank: 5 in Torrance
Yukon Elementary rank: 7 in Torrance

  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 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  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: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)