Polytechnic High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
25.1
Academic Performance Index
749
Student/Teacher Ratio
27:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 4,745 Students
  • 175 Teachers

Polytechnic High School
1600 ATLANTIC AVE
LONG BEACH, CA 90813

Phone: (562) 591-0581

District: Long Beach Unified School District

Overview

At Polytechnic High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Polytechnic High School is 32 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 90 percent. Polytechnic High School is 1 of 12 high schools in the Long Beach Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 4,745
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 90%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 175

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Test Scores

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 Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness Index 25.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 12
Total Students 27,233
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 31.3

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Nearby Schools

Polytechnic High School is 1 of 12 schools in the Long Beach Unified School District.

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