1535 N. Brd.way
Escondido, CA 92026
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Escondido High School serves 2,111 students in grades 9-12.
Escondido High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,111 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Escondido High School's student population of 2,111 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,111 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
97 teachers
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School Rankings

Escondido High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Escondido High School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5196 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
80%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
11%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Graduation Rate
88%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Escondido High School?

The graduation rate of Escondido High School is 88%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.

How many students attend Escondido High School?

2,111 students attend Escondido High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

80% of Escondido High School students are Hispanic, 11% of students are White, 5% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Escondido High School?

Escondido High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is equal to the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Escondido High School offer ?

Escondido High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,111 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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