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2200 W Carson St

Torrance, CA 90501

(310) 533-4396

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,159

Students Per Teacher: 27

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21 Parent Reviews for Torrance High School

I graduated from Torrance and have nothing but good things to say. I got a good education. Contrary to what others have said, Torrance definitely does provide students with classes and activities that will help students go on to colleges. I, and many of my classmates, went straight to a university. If ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/04/14

Torrance High School is fantastic, I have three boys that go to school their and their step-mother is a teacher their from all I've heard it is a awesome school and that there is Caring staff that work their including my boys step mother, My boys are succeeding because teachers care so much about their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/02/14

This is an amazing school. although not very successful in academics they are amazing academically

Posted by a student on 09/24/13

Unfortunately this school does not rate high for me. Some of the teachers are caring and will work with your child academically. Classes are approx. 38 -1 if not 41-1, I have transferred my child out of this school to another school in Torrance only to find out my child is behind academically. As for ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/09/13

This school is pretty good for the most part, but also does have some severe problems. First, I've noticed a huge spark in violence within the campus the past years. I don't know if it is because of the lack of security or what, but it is starting to get pretty bad and is getting worse. Second, NO ONE ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/11/11

my daughter used to go to this school, we bouthgt a house and unfortunatelly we had to move i regret moving because i compared schools too late, torrance school is a great school good teachers, good receptionist willing to answer any questions and they all care about the students that is why ranking ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/13/10

I just recently graduated from Torrance High and I must say that there are only a few teachers who focus primarily on the scholar students. I was one of the struggling students not doing homework and the teachers tried their hardest and gave me every opportunity to get my stuff together. If you are looking ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/07/10

I have 2 kids who finished THS successfully and entered into good college. Both of them satisfied with their high school. They never experienced racial conflict among students in school. Good friends in harmony and excellent activities. Although there were not afternoon AP classes (only first four ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/27/09

If you are looking foor a really good Torrance Unified High School, Torrance High School is not the best. My 2 daughtes and my son went there for two years, Torrance High didnt have the proper education and skills for my kids to get to college. the teachers are nice but the focus more on the scholar ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/08/09

I agree with the botom comment. i was a student there and the school really focuses on the scholars, for 2 years ive struggled with algebra and they do not provide tutors.

Posted by a student on 10/08/09

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Test Year: 2012
Torrance High School
Torrance Unified School District
California
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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Torrance schools — Torrance High School is located at 2200 W Carson St, Torrance CA 90501. 2200 W Carson St is in the 90501 ZIP code in Torrance, CA The school district for Torrance High School is the Torrance Unified School District. Torrance High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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