Carlsbad High School

3557 Monroe St.
Carlsbad, CA 92009
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Carlsbad High School serves 2,337 students in grades 9-12.
Carlsbad High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Carlsbad High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Carlsbad High School's student population of 2,337 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers91 teachers
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School Comparison

Carlsbad High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Carlsbad High School is 0.59, which is less 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 Testing Rank
#2318 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
31%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
56%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.64
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Graduation Rate
95%
84%
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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 NameCarlsbad Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Carlsbad High School is Carlsbad Seaside Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valley Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Magnolia Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carlsbad Carlsbad Seaside Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 46 students
    0.2 miles
    3557 Monroe St.
    Carlsbad, CA 92009
    (760) 331-5299
    0.2 9-12 46
  • Carlsbad Carlsbad Village Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 83 students
    0.2 miles
    3557 Monroe St.
    Carlsbad, CA 92009
    (760) 331-5100
    0.2 10-12 83
  • Carlsbad Magnolia Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 477 students
    0.2 miles
    1905 Magnolia Ave.
    Carlsbad, CA 92009
    (760) 331-5600
    0.2 K-5 477
  • Carlsbad Valley Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,045 student
    0.3 miles
    1645 Magnolia Ave.
    Carlsbad, CA 92009
    (760) 331-5300
    0.3 6-8 1,045
  • Carlsbad Jefferson Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 479 students
    0.9 miles
    3743 Jefferson St.
    Carlsbad, CA 92009
    (760) 331-5500
    0.9 K-5 479

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