Polytechnic High School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
34
Grades
9-12
Students
4,464
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


English
56%
State avg: 48%
Math
33%
State avg: 37%
Science
47%
State avg: 50%
7/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

A promising sign:

This school is above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
92%
State avg: 82%
Percent of students who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
53%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1435
State avg: 1473
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
37%
Black
23%
Asian
18%
White
12%
Filipino
6%
Pacific Islander
2%
Two or more races
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
24 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
336 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
5%
State avg: 9%
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Neighborhood
1600 Atlantic Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90813
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Last modified: June 10, 2017
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