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Palos Verdes High (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (310) 378-8471

600 Cloyden Rd.

Palos Verdes Estates, California


About Palos Verdes High
9th Grade - 12th Grade

Palos Verdes High is one of 19 schools in the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified district of California.

Palos Verdes High is a regular school, specialising in 9th Grade to 12th Grade. Compared to other schools in California, this is a relatively large school since it has an enrolment of 1,716 students.

In recent years, the number of teachers has remained static while the pupil population has remained static in a similar timeframe.

At Palos Verdes High, the average teaching salary of $85,204 is higher than the California state average of $77,759.

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Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Palos Verdes High 1716$9,57524$85,2040.51
Palos Verdes Intermediate (0.47 miles) 889$8,99224$81,8530.61
Lunada Bay Elementary (0.86 miles) 341$8,71124$78,0210.62
Vista Grande Elementary (1.18 miles) 439$9,44726$85,1360.62
Montemalaga Elementary (1.57 miles) 494$8,53226$73,0560.67
Point Vicente Elementary (1.76 miles) 374$12,10123$72,2760.73

Palos Verdes High

Number of pupils1716
Funding per pupil$9,575
Pupils per teacher24
Average teacher salary$85,204
Diversity index0.51

Palos Verdes Intermediate (0.47 miles)

Number of pupils889
Funding per pupil$8,992
Pupils per teacher24
Average teacher salary$81,853
Diversity index0.61

Lunada Bay Elementary (0.86 miles)

Number of pupils341
Funding per pupil$8,711
Pupils per teacher24
Average teacher salary$78,021
Diversity index0.62

Vista Grande Elementary (1.18 miles)

Number of pupils439
Funding per pupil$9,447
Pupils per teacher26
Average teacher salary$85,136
Diversity index0.62

Montemalaga Elementary (1.57 miles)

Number of pupils494
Funding per pupil$8,532
Pupils per teacher26
Average teacher salary$73,056
Diversity index0.67

Point Vicente Elementary (1.76 miles)

Number of pupils374
Funding per pupil$12,101
Pupils per teacher23
Average teacher salary$72,276
Diversity index0.73
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Rankings within California
There are 10,465 schools in California. Rankings don't always go up to 10,465 because some schools have missing data.
531stlargest school
556thhighest number of FTE teachers
5622ndlowest pupil-teacher ratio
2283rdhighest average teaching salary
9741sthighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
9303rdhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
5106thhighest diversity index
3419thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

9th Grade - 12th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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