Bellflower High School

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Bellflower High School

15301 McNab Avenue,

Bellflower, California, 90706
Coordinates 33°53′34.62″N 118°6′53.46″W / 33.8929500°N 118.1148500°W / 33.8929500; -118.1148500Coordinates: 33°53′34.62″N 118°6′53.46″W / 33.8929500°N 118.1148500°W / 33.8929500; -118.1148500
Type Public high school
Established 1951
School district Bellflower Unified School District
Principal Michael Lundgren
Grades 7-12
Number of students 3000
Color(s)      Maroon
Team name Buccaneers
Rival Mayfair High School

Bellflower High School is a six-year public high school located in Bellflower, California, as part of the Bellflower Unified School District (BUSD).

As of 2009, Bellflower had 136 regular educations teachers and 123 classrooms serving 3,342 students from the communities of Lakewood, Bellflower, Paramount and Compton. Average class size is 25 students.

Student population racial makeup (2010)
Race Percentage
of population
Black 15.05
American Indian or Alaska Native 0
Asian 2.88
Filipino 4.0
Hispanic 67.5
Pacific Islander 0.9
White (Not Hispanic) 7
Multiple or No Response 21.82

The school mascot is the "Buccaneer"—illustrated as a pirate with an eyepatch. The school colors are maroon and gold. The monthly school newspaper is the Blade.

The school produced digital format of Yearbooks from 1951 to 2001 on Yearbook CD's