2014 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Academic Performance Index
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 2,138 Students
- 82 Teachers
4801 PACIFIC COAST HWY
TORRANCE, CA 90505
Phone: (310) 533-4352
District: Torrance Unified School District
South High is ranked 161st within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at South High is 46 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 55 percent. South High is 1 of 5 high schools in the Torrance Unified School District.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares with 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)||55%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||N/A|
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||39.5|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
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)||33.9|
Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.
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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.