Oceanside Unified School District

2111 Mission Ave.
Oceanside, CA 92058-2326
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Oceanside Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public high schools serving 5,466 students in Oceanside Unified School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public high schools in California.
Public High Schools in Oceanside Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the California public high school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 56% statewide average).
Public High School in Oceanside Unified School District have a Graduation Rate of 84%, which is less than the California average of 85%.
The school with highest graduation rate is El Camino High School, with 94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in California or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public high school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
24 Schools
2,822 Schools
# Students
16,239 Students
2,204,488 Students
# Teachers
680 Teachers
101,134 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Oceanside Unified School District, which is ranked #514 of all 1,167 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 88% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CA)
#514 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Oceanside Unified  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
31%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oceanside Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
51%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oceanside Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
84%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Oceanside Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.59
0.64
# American Indian Students
48 Students
11,449 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
700 Students
253,526 Students
% Asian Students
4%
12%
# Hispanic Students
9,734 Students
1,210,385 Students
% Hispanic Students
60%
55%
# Black Students
643 Students
118,812 Students
% Black Students
4%
5%
# White Students
3,558 Students
492,294 Students
% White Students
22%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
291 Students
9,615 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,255 Students
103,544 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
1,481
24,378
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,172
22,510
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,257
23,295
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,089
23,310
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,184
23,453
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,174
23,769
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,228
31,687
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,171
40,948
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,195
43,682
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,318
484,137
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,291
494,853
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,302
478,576
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,377
489,872
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,008 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,789 is less than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$276 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Oceanside Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$256 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Oceanside Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,008
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Oceanside Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,789
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Oceanside Unified  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Oceanside Unified School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
El Camino High School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
400 Rancho Del Oro Dr.
Oceanside, CA 92057
(760) 901-8000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,792 students
Rank: #22.
Surfside Academy
Alternative School
(Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1125 S. Ditmar St.
Oceanside, CA 92054
(760) 901-8600
Grades: K-12
| 410 students
Rank: #33.
Surfside High (Continuation School)
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1125 S. Ditmar St.
Oceanside, CA 92054
(760) 901-8600
Grades: 9-12
| 171 students
Rank: #44.
Oceanside High School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Pirates Cove
Oceanside, CA 92054
(760) 901-8200
Grades: 9-12
| 2,030 students
Rank: n/an/a
707 Carey Rd.
Oceanside, CA 92058
(760) 901-7170
Grades: 12
| 63 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 24 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 16,239 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • : 84% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 31% (Top 50%)
  • : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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