Arnold O. Beckman High School

  • Arnold O. Beckman High School serves 2,987 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 84% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Arnold O. Beckman High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Arnold O. Beckman High School's student population of 2,987 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 110 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,987 students
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Total Classroom Teachers110 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arnold O. Beckman High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arnold O. Beckman High School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#493 out of 9584 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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Asian
42%
12%
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Hispanic
21%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
32%
23%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Graduation Rate
96%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTustin Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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