Marina High School

Marina High School serves 2,827 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Marina High School operates within the Huntington Beach Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 2827 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,827 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 105 teachers
Students by Grade Marina High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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
6%
1%
Asian
19%
11%
Hispanic
16%
52%
Black
1%
7%
White
53%
26%
All Ethnic Groups Marina High School Sch Ethnicity Marina High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.66 0.42
Marina High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
n/a
10%
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.
n/a
n/a
Marina High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,411 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Huntington Beach Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 16,411 1,671
Huntington Beach Union High School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Huntington Beach Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue $208 MM $19 MM
Huntington Beach Union High School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $262 MM $18 MM
Huntington Beach Union High School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,918 $11,099
Huntington Beach Union High School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,251 $10,975
Huntington Beach Union High School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Coast High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Spring View Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Circle View Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Huntington BeachCoast High School
    Alternative School
    17231 Gothard St
    Huntington BeachCA 92647
    (714)842-4227
    Alternative School

    0 mi | 114 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Huntington BeachHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Circle View Elementary School
    Magnet School
    6261 Hooker Dr
    Huntington BeachCA 92647
    (714)893-5035
    Magnet School

    0.3 mi | 782 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Huntington BeachCollege View Elementary School
    6582 Lennox Dr
    Huntington BeachCA 92647
    (714)847-3505
    0.7 mi | 506 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Huntington BeachVillage View Elementary School
    5361 Sisson Dr
    Huntington BeachCA 92649
    (714)846-2801
    0.7 mi | 551 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Huntington BeachSpring View Middle School
    16662 Trudy Ln
    Huntington BeachCA 92647
    (714)846-2891
    0.8 mi | 800 students | Gr. 6-8                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended January 18, 2013 - Mr. McGilligan, the band director at Marina, is an awesome teacher. Mr. Graham, the choir director at Marina, is pretty awesome too. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Huntington Beach, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.51, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Huntington Beach is Stacey Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.