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  • Aveson School Of Leaders
  • 1919 E. Pinecrest Dr., Altadena
  • Pasadena Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 411
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
50%
  • Pasadena Rosebud Academy
  • 3544 N. Canon Blvd., Altadena
  • Pasadena Unified
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 144
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
35%
  • Daniel Webster
  • 2101 E. Washington Blvd., Altadena
  • Pasadena Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 474
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
33%
  • Aveson Global Leadership Academy
  • 1919 E. Pinecrest Dr., Altadena
  • Pasadena Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 413
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 2,430:1
25%
  • Pasadena Rosebud Academy Middle School
  • 3544 N. Canon Blvd., Altadena
  • Pasadena Unified
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 35
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
20%
  • Jackson Elementary
  • 593 W. Woodbury Rd., Altadena
  • Pasadena Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 419
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
17%
  • Franklin Elementary
  • 527 W. Ventura St., Altadena
  • Pasadena Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 272
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
14%
  • Charles W. Eliot Middle School
  • 2184 N. Lake Ave., Altadena
  • Pasadena Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 504
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
12%
  • Altadena Elementary
  • 743 E. Calaveras St., Altadena
  • Pasadena Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 265
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
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Altadena school information

IndexAltadenaCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores28%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools88,30879,221
Total private schools133,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Altadena, CA educational system consists of 8 public schools, 13 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Altadena public schools have average test scores of 28% which is 26% lower than than the California average and 43% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Altadena public schools is 21:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.6% have completed high school, 45.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 7.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Altadena

IndexAltadenaCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade89.6%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school88.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college75.1%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree54.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors45.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters20.0%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.3%1.6%1.3%

Altadena, CA School Districts

Pasadena Unified School District

There are a total of 8 public schools, 13 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Altadena. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Altadena, CA schools is 28%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Altadena, CA, an average of 89.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Altadena schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Altadena, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
San Marino, CA13,32485%74%
La Cañada Flintridge, CA20,47783%68%
Arcadia, CA57,75576%54%
South Pasadena, CA25,93676%54%
West Hollywood, CA35,66170%43%
Altadena, CA45,00128%43%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Littleton, CO45,07247%5%
Cleveland Heights, OH45,16059%20%
West Seneca, NY45,19754%9%
Altoona, PA45,20951%3%
Titusville, FL44,74646%7%
Altadena, CA45,00128%43%
Source: The Altadena, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.