San Marcos High School

San Marcos High School serves 2,355 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
San Marcos High School operates within the San Marcos Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 2355 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,355 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 22:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
7%
11%
Hispanic
45%
52%
Black
4%
7%
White
43%
26%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.42
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
33%
48%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,582 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,021 is less than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,443 is less than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name San Marcos Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 19,582 1,667
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
District Total Revenue $179 MM $19 MM
District Spending $169 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,021 $11,099
District Spending / Student $9,443 $10,975
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is High Technical High North County (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is High Technical Middle North County (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pivot Charter School - San Diego (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San MarcosHigh Technical High Elementary North County
    Charter School
    1460 West San Marcos Blvd
    San MarcosCA 92078
    (760)759-2750
    Charter School

    0.1 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • San MarcosHigh Technical High North County
    Vocational School
    Charter School
    1 Negative Reviews
    1420 San Marcos Blvd
    San MarcosCA 92078
    (619)243-5014
    Vocational School
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 541 students                      
  • San MarcosHigh Technical Middle North County
    Vocational School
    Charter School
    1460 West San Marcos Blvd
    San MarcosCA 92078
    (619)243-5014
    Vocational School
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 348 students                      
  • San MarcosPivot Charter School - San Diego
    Charter School
    1030 La Bonita Dr
    San MarcosCA 92078
    (877)544-1429
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 113 students                      
  • San MarcosDiscovery Elementary School
    730 Applewilde Dr
    San MarcosCA 92078
    (760)290-2077
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 1035 students                      

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