|Rating||2 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Wasco Union High|
|Location||1900 Seventh St.
Wasco, CA 93280
Wasco High has an academic rating well below the average for California high schools based on its low test performance and low AP course participation. It is ranked 959th in the best public high schools in California.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Wasco High student body is almost exclusively Hispanic with a small White population and has extremely low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.1%||1|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.1%||1|
|Two or more races||0.4%||6|
64.7% 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, Wasco High students are largely lower-middle income and rank 900th in California for high school student family income.
Students at Wasco High scored an average 36% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is somewhat below the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 39.9% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||20% to 24%*||55% to 59%*|
|Boys||20% to 24%*||45% to 49%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||-||-|
|Black||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
|White||21% to 39%*||40% to 59%*|
|With Disabilites||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
|Limited English||10% or less*||10% or less*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Wasco High students in 2016 was 969.
104 out of 692 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (15%). College admission testing participation is well below the California median rate of 29% and in the bottom 13% for participation.
Wasco High offers 8 AP courses. 11 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 12% percentile and well below the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Wasco High had 157 taking AP exams with a 57 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 24% percentile and well below the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||36%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||11%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||1%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||2%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||11%|
|AP Courses Offered||8|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||18%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||18%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||18%|
1900 Seventh St.
Wasco Union High