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Palmdale High School is a public school in Palmdale, CA. It has 3,018 students in grades 8-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 327 reviews written and they have been mixed.

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On Teachers: They do a good job

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On Overall Experience: Because somehow, you get many help and most of the people there are nice.

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On Administration & Policies: you can have guidance counselor

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On Sports & Fitness: the fan support is very important.

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On Extracurriculars: there are many after school activities.

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Palmdale High School is a public school in Palmdale, CA. It has 3,018 students in grades 8-12. Students score below average on state standardized tests. There have been 327 reviews written and they have been mixed.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

67%

Test Performance

26
Palmdale High School performed better than 26% of other schools on California math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1460

Based on 33 students surveyed
Math
470
Verbal
500
Writing
490

ACT:
21

Based on 11 students surveyed
Math
20
English
21
Reading
22
Science
20
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

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

Student Polls

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 29% Good
  • 21% Fun
  • 21% Mediocre
  • 21% It's alright . People act ghetto
  • 7% Excellent

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 15 responses

  • 60% The medical education program
  • 13% The security system
  • 13% Absolutely nothing
  • 7% School pride
  • 7% The awesome F.A.S.T Academy

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 47% Teachers who actually care
  • 40% The variety of students who attend
  • 7% Nothing
  • 7% It is not just a school but a family.

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 47% To have fun, enjoy time there and not procrasinate
  • 33% Don't get caught up in drama
  • 13% They are very strict about attendence
  • 7% To be prepared for class and be nice to everybody.

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 29 responses

  • 69% Yes
  • 14% Not sure.
  • 17% No

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 10 responses

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

Gender Diversity

Male
51.8%
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Female
48.2%
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Racial Diversity

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Hispanic
67.7%
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African American
17.0%
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White
9.7%
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Multiracial
2.9%
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Asian
2.0%
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Native American
0.4%
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Pacific Islander
0.3%