Bonita High

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,968
Best High School in California
#226
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Bonita Unified
Type Public
 Phone (909)971-8220
 Location 3102 D St.
La Verne, CA 91750
Charter School No

Bonita High has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 226th in the best public high schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Bonita High student body is predominantly Hispanic with a significant White population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White33%650
Black3.1%61
Hispanic49.5%975
Asian Pacific7%137
Native American Indian0.2%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%2
Two or more races7.1%140

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 17.6%

19.8% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Bonita High students are largely upper income and rank 224th in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman502
Sophomore523
Junior474
Senior469
Total1,968

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
55%
Rank in California
290th
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at Bonita High scored an average 55% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 24.1% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls40% to 44%*75% to 79%*
Boys35% to 39%*60% to 64%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander60% to 69%*80% to 89%*
Black21% to 39%*60% to 79%*
Hispanic30% to 34%*60% to 64%*
Multiracial40% to 59%*60% to 79%*
White45% to 49%*75% to 79%*
With Disabilites20% or less*20% or less*
Limited Englishless than 50%*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1074

The average SAT score for Bonita High students in 2016 was 1074.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
43%
Rank in California
204th
Rating
7 out of 10

404 out of 943 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (43%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 22% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
27%
AP Pass Rank in California
422nd
AP Pass Rate Rating
5 out of 10

Bonita High offers 34 AP courses. 27 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 72% percentile and somewhat above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Bonita High had 387 taking AP exams with a 221 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 53% percentile and about equal to the California state median of 55 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 57% 55%
Students enrolled in an AP class 27% 21%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 9%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 9%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 23%
AP Courses Offered 34

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.2%2
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.7%14
Boys1%10
Girls0.4%4
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.8%57
Boys4.1%41
Girls1.6%16

Location

Bonita High
3102 D St.
La Verne, CA
91750
(909)971-8220

9 out of 10 1

District

Bonita Unified
San Dimas, CA