Chino High School

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Chino High School
5472 Park Place
Chino, California, 91710
United States
Coordinates 34°01′17″N 117°41′06″W / 34.021500°N 117.685121°W / 34.021500; -117.685121Coordinates: 34°01′17″N 117°41′06″W / 34.021500°N 117.685121°W / 34.021500; -117.685121
Type Public high school
Established 1897
School district Chino Valley Unified School District
Principal Felix Melendez
Asst. Principal John Miller, Kimberly Cabrera, Patricia Custodio
Faculty 116[1]
Grades 9-12
Enrollment About 3,500
Campus Suburban

Royal blue and white

Mascot Cowboys
Rivals Don Antonio Lugo High School
Accreditation WASC 3-year
Test average API 653 in 2008[2]
Newspaper The Lariat
Yearbook El Chasqui

Chino High School (CHS), located in Chino, California is one of the four regular high schools in the Chino Valley Unified School District. The school was established in 1897, making it one of the oldest schools in Southern California. Chino High moved from its original location in 1951 to its present location on Park Place and Tenth Street.[3]


In 2007, the rate of passing the English-Language Arts section of the California High School Exit Exam for sophomores was 76% and the rate of graduating seniors was approximately 70%. Dropout rates continue to stay low at less than 1%. In 2008, Chino High School was recertified by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges for three years.[4]


Chino High School is a member of the California Interscholastic Federation Mt. Baldy League in the southern section.

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  2. ^ "2008 Base API Report - Chino High". California Department of Education. Retrieved 2009-11-18. 
  3. ^ "Chino High History and Alma Mater". Chino Valley Unified School District. Retrieved 2007-04-28. 
  4. ^ "WASC THREE-YEAR TERM REVISIT 2007-2008". Chino Valley Unified School District. Retrieved 2009-09-20. 

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