640 Main St.
El Segundo, CA 90245
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
El Segundo High School serves 1,194 students in grades 9-12.
El Segundo High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

El Segundo High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

El Segundo High School's student population of 1,194 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,194 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

El Segundo High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of El Segundo 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#298 out of 9659 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
25%
54%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
49%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,194 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥99% (Top 1% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 20%)

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