Polytechnic High School

6/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
18
Grades
9-12
Students
2,777
Type
Public
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Academics
6/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Science
46%
State avg: 50%
Math
25%
State avg: 37%
English
54%
State avg: 48%
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
97%
State avg: 82%
Percent of students who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
49%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1450
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
56%
White
32%
Black
6%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
1%
Filipino
1%
Pacific Islander
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
29 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
561 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
4%
State avg: 9%
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Neighborhood
5450 Victoria Avenue
Riverside, CA 92506
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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