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    Whittier High School

    Location Address:
    12417 E. Philadelphia St. Whittier, California 90601 Phone Number: 5626988121
    Mailing Address:
    12417 E. Philadelphia St. Whittier, CA 90601
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Whittier Union High State Agency ID 1965128
    School Type Regular School State School ID 1939701
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 06037
    County Los Angeles Locale Urban Fringe of a Large City
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Title I Eligible School
    School Level High School School-wide Title I Not school-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered 09 Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 12 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 659 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 178
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 837 Migrant Students 3
    Total Students 2204 Student Teacher Ratio 23.6
    Whittier High School Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 0
    Kindergarten Students 0 8th Grade Students 0
    1st Grade Students 0 9th Grade Students 653
    2nd Grade Students 0 10th Grade Students 566
    3rd Grade Students 0 11th Grade Students 611
    4th Grade Students 0 12th Grade Students 293
    5th Grade Students 0 Ungraded Students 81
    6th Grade Students 0 Total Students 2204
    Whittier High School Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 6 5 11
    Asian/Pacific Islander 14 18 32
    Hispanic 946 892 1838
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 13 12 25
    White (Non-Hispanic) 153 144 297