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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 274 reviews written and they have been mixed.

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On Resources & Facilities: Some things are good while it's some conditioning

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On Student Culture & Diversity: Most people have their own groups ranging from sports to video games

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On Health & Safety: The school seems perfectly safe since security comes all around the school

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On Extracurriculars: At Palmdale High School, there is a variety of clubs that students are free to participate in. The clubs vary from the fencing club, the karate club, to even a fashion club. There is something to fit almost everyone's interests. This school also allows students to create their own club.

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On Sports & Fitness: In recent school years at Palmdale High School, the amount of school spirit and athleticism has dramatically increased. The home stadium are always packed with cheering fans, which non coincidentally, increases team performance. Co-ed sports, such as swimming and track, have at least 100 students involved. Additionally, the school has recently introduced a dance team and begun a zumba club. A large amount of students are involved in a sport and many are involved in multiple sports.

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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 274 reviews written and they have been mixed.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

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:
1480

Based on 26 students surveyed
Math
480
Verbal
510
Writing
490

ACT:
21

Based on 8 students surveyed
Math
21
English
21
Reading
22
Science
18
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

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

Student Polls

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 11 responses

  • 64% The medical education program
  • 18% The security system
  • 9% School pride
  • 9% Absolutely nothing

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 45% To have fun, enjoy time there and not procrasinate
  • 27% Don't get caught up in drama
  • 18% They are very strict about attendence
  • 9% To be prepared for class and be nice to everybody.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 9 responses

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 45% The variety of students who attend
  • 36% Teachers who actually care
  • 9% It is not just a school but a family.
  • 9% Nothing

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 6 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%