Upland High School in Upland, CA - Niche

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Upland High School is a public school in Upland, California. It has 3,658 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 63% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 381 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

565 West 11th St
Upland, CA 91786
(909) 949-7880

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 381 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Overall Experience: The food not good. There are too many people who are immature. Besides those bad remarks, the school has friendly counselors who are determined to help all students to pursue the path towards college.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Health & Safety: There are always proctors walking around to assure of safety for the people. And strict rules are set for bullying and other non aiding effects from school.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Food: For what it costs the food program at Upland is very good. They offer the basics and a small variety of available food for the students.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: Staff is always available to talk with for any situation. There are always as helpful as they can be and want the best for their students. They are prideful of how their students achieve later on in college.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Sports & Fitness: There are plenty of D1 schools at Upland, and plenty of schools are picked to go into higher schools for their skills. Scouts know to look at Upland for valuable plays that they can rely on.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.33 Baldy View Elementary School Public
2.66 Western Christian High School Private, Religious
Montessori Academy Private, Montessori
4.00 Sycamore Elementary School Public
3.33 Upland Elementary School Public
3.33 Upland Junior High School Public
Mountain Green Preschool & Childcare Private, Religious
4.00 Magnolia Elementary School Public
3.66 Sierra Vista Elementary School Public
St. Joseph School Private, Religious
Carden Arbor View School Private
3.33 Citrus Elementary School Public
Redeemer Lutheran Christian School Private, Religious
2.33 Hawthorne Elementary School Public
St. Mark's Episcopal School Private, Religious
3.33 Edison Elementary School Public
3.66 Foothill Knolls Elementary School Public
3.66 Cabrillo Elementary School Public
2.66 Chaffey High School Public
Hillside High School Public, Alternative
4.00 Pioneer Junior High School Public
3.00 Vina Danks Middle School Public, Magnet
4.00 Pepper Tree Elementary School Public
1.66 Berlyn Elementary School Public
Prince of Peace Lutheran School & Daycare Private, Religious
2.00 El Camino Elementary School Public
3.00 Elderberry Elementary School Public
1.66 Central Language Academy Public, Magnet
3.33 Buena Vista Arts-integrated Magnet School Public, Magnet
St. George Parish School Private, Religious
2.66 Los Amigos Elementary School Public
Children's Montessori School Private, Montessori
4.00 Valle Vista Elementary School Public
2.33 Vernon Middle School Public
2.33 Vineyard Elementary School Public, Magnet
4.00 Valencia Elementary School Public
2.66 Lincoln Elementary School Public
San Antonio Christian School Private, Religious
Ontario Christian Academy Private, Alternative, Religious
International Montessori School Private, Montessori
2.00 Arroyo Elementary School Public
2.66 Del Norte Elementary School Public
1.66 Kingsley Elementary School Public
4.00 Jasper Elementary School Public
2.66 Moreno Elementary School Public
Chaffey Community Day School Public, Alternative
Our Lady of Lourdes School Private, Religious
4.00 Carnelian Elementary School Public
Children's School at Claremont McKenna College Private
Valley View Continuation High School Public, Alternative
3.00 Western Christian School Private, Religious
Kid's Club Child Care Private
Kiddie Academy of Claremont Private
2.33 Ray Wiltsey Middle School Public
3.33 Corona Elementary School Public
3.00 Serrano Middle School Public
3.33 Alta Loma High School Public
2.33 Bear Gulch Elementary School Public
2.00 Euclid Elementary School Public
4.00 Chaparral Elementary School Public
3.00 Monte Vista Elementary School Public
1.66 Mariposa Elementary School Public
Ontario Progressive Montessori School Private, Montessori
3.00 Montclair High School Public
3.66 Cucamonga Middle School Public
2.00 Oaks Middle School Public
1.66 De Anza Middle School Public
2.00 Montera Elementary School Public
2.33 Mission Elementary School Public
Montclair Christian Elementary School Private, Religious
4.00 Oakmont Elementary School Public
4.00 Sycamore Elementary School Public
4.00 Alta Loma Junior High School Public
4.00 Floyd M. Stork Elementary School Public
San Antonio Continuation High School Public, Alternative
Community Day School Public, Alternative
2.00 Richard Haynes Elementary School Public
2.66 Lehigh Elementary School Public
2.66 Ontario High School Public
Montessori School House Private, Montessori
St. Peter & St. Paul School Private, Religious
4.00 Claremont High School Public
3.66 Alta Loma Elementary School Public
3.66 Central Elementary School Public
2.00 Cucamonga Elementary School Public
2.00 Sultana Elementary School Public
2.00 Vista Grande Elementary School Public
4.00 Vista Del Valle Elementary School Public
Our Lady of the Assumption School Private, Religious
Christ Lutheran School & Daycare Private, Religious
2.66 Howard Elementary School Public
2.00 Montvue Elementary School Public
2.33 Ontario Christian Schools Private, Religious
1.66 Bon View Elementary School Public
3.33 Rancho Cucamonga Middle School Public
4.00 El Roble Intermediate School Public
4.00 Condit Elementary School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 Chaffey High School 2 mi. 3,719
3.33 Alta Loma High School 3 mi. 2,688
3.00 Montclair High School 3 mi. 3,253
2.66 Ontario High School 4 mi. 2,932
4.00 Claremont High School 4 mi. 2,444

Around Upland High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Student Diversity

Upland High School United States Alta Loma High School Chaffey High School Claremont High School Montclair High School Ontario High School
Hispanic 46.0% 24.5% 45.0% 86.0% 33.0% 85.0% 88.0%
White 33.0% 51.6% 38.0% 7.0% 40.0% 5.0% 4.0%
African American 8.0% 15.2% 6.0% 2.0% 7.0% 2.0% 3.0%
Asian 7.0% 4.7% 5.0% 1.0% 13.0% 4.0% 2.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 2.0% 0% 5.0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 26.3%
Grade 10 27.4%
Grade 11 22.9%
Grade 12 23.4%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 35 responses

  • 63% Yes
  • 17% Not sure.
  • 20% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 28 responses

  • 24% Diversity and friendliness, plus great academics
  • 16% Sports
  • 15% AP/Honors Program
  • 14% Student body
  • 11% Band Program
  • 8% The music program
  • 7% Film program
  • 5% ROP program

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 26 responses

  • 28% Too many students
  • 13% A lot of students
  • 13% Unequal distribution of funds
  • 11% Atmosphere is very judgmental on your background
  • 11% The food
  • 11% Disorganized administration
  • 7% All about sports and not academics
  • 6% Inconsistent enforcement of policies

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 26 responses

  • 50% The large campus
  • 31% Athletics
  • 8% The choir program
  • 8% The band program
  • 4% We have a modern campus

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 81% Diverse
  • 11% Spirited
  • 7% Academically driven

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 59% Put in your absolute best effort in classes.
  • 22% Be yourself
  • 19% Join clubs to find friends

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 17% I love everything about this school.
  • 65% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 13% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 4% I hate everything about this school.