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Pete William J. Knight High School is a public school in Palmdale, CA. It has 3,418 students in grades 9-12. Students score average on state standardized tests. There have been 316 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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High School Junior

On Health & Safety: I think the school is quite safe for students and are strictly against bullying.

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Recent Alumnus

On Teachers: Some teachers were absolutely amazing. The best teachers I've ever had to be honest.

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Recent Alumnus

On Sports & Fitness: There were plenty of opportunities offered at this school.

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Recent Alumnus

On Extracurriculars: There were a lot of extra curricular opportunities available at this school.

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Recent Alumnus

On Student Culture & Diversity: Peer pressure did happen at this school, but it was hardly seen from my point of view.

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Pete William J. Knight High School is a public school in Palmdale, CA. It has 3,418 students in grades 9-12. Students score average on state standardized tests. There have been 316 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

87%

Test Performance

35
Pete William J. Knight High School performed better than 35% of other schools on California math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1470

Based on 63 students surveyed
Math
500
Verbal
490
Writing
480

ACT:
22

Based on 22 students surveyed
Math
23
English
22
Reading
23
Science
20
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

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

Student Polls

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 26% Teachers
  • 24% Sports
  • 18% Competitiveness
  • 15% The campus
  • 12% Positive atmosphere
  • 6% The respectfulness of the students

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 15 responses

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

  • 53% No matter how hard it gets just keep movingforward
  • 27% Be yourself and stay positive.
  • 13% Stay out of trouble, never be someone you're not.
  • 7% Make sure to find and be around good people

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 39% The trash on the floor
  • 28% Some of the bad students who attend the school
  • 22% Administration
  • 11% Lack of particepation with staff

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 33 responses

  • 73% Yes
  • 18% Not sure.
  • 9% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 16 responses

  • 75% The AP program success
  • 19% Students at Knight High have the will to succeed.
  • 6% The colors

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

Gender Diversity

Male
51.2%
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Female
48.8%
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Racial Diversity

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Hispanic
70.3%
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African American
17.0%
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White
9.1%
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Asian
2.1%
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Multiracial
1.1%
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Native American
0.3%
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Pacific Islander
0.2%