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David Starr Jordan High School is a public school in Long Beach, CA. It has 3,814 students in grades 1-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 174 reviews written and they have been mixed.

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On Administration & Policies: The school administrations are our biggest supporters in the school district. They are role models who keeps us in line and rewards us for the good of the cause. Counselors are always available to

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On Overall Experience: School is what you make out of it. I suggests students be active on campus to get to full effect of Jordan High School

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On Food: Most cafe food was good when it was cooked fully.

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On Academics: IB program is a great program

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On Student Culture & Diversity: There is a mixture of all types of people. The school is majority hispanic, black, pacific islanders. There is a club that deal with a variety of culture and preferences

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David Starr Jordan High School is a public school in Long Beach, CA. It has 3,814 students in grades 1-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 174 reviews written and they have been mixed.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

77%

Test Performance

18
David Starr Jordan High School performed better than 18% of other schools on California math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1330

Based on 11 students surveyed
Math
420
Verbal
450
Writing
460

ACT:
21

Based on 9 students surveyed
Math
21
English
21
Reading
21
Science
21
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 22% Bathrooms are poorly stocked
  • 22% People cut in all the lines at lunch
  • 22% Passing period is pretty short, I had to run a lot
  • 22% No late start days, lakewood & paramount have them
  • 11% Immature students and teachers education

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 40% Multicultural
  • 20% Somewhat lax
  • 20% Amazing!!!
  • 20% Good

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 47% Yes
  • 29% Not sure.
  • 24% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 6 responses

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 57% We have alot of spirit
  • 43% Everyone is super helpful.

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 80% Don't be afraid of Jordan because of rumors.
  • 20% This school may be notorious, but it's improving.

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
51.3%
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Female
48.7%
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Racial Diversity

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Hispanic
64.0%
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African American
22.7%
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Asian
6.4%
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Pacific Islander
3.3%
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White
3.1%
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Multiracial
0.3%
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Native American
0.2%