2013 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Academic Performance Index
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 07–12 Grades
- 1,023 Students
- N/A Teachers
Whitney High School
16800 SHOEMAKER AVE
CERRITOS, CA 90703
Phone: (562) 926-5566
District: Abc Unified School District
Gretchen Whitney High School offers a variety of honors and Advanced Placement courses, including computer science, physics, and Model United Nations. Students can earn extra weight in the University of California admissions index via successful completion of certain honors and AP courses. Admission to Gretchen Whitney High School is selective, and is based on state and district assessments and class rank. Parent involvement at Gretchen Whitney High includes conferences, field trip participation, and fundraising opportunities.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||96%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||17%|
U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).
|Academic Performance Index Evaluation||Achieves CA goal|
|College Readiness Index||95.5|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||07 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||No|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Academic Performance Index Evaluation||Does not achieve CA goal|
|College Readiness (district average)||51.6|
Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.