Garden Grove High School

  • Garden Grove High School serves 2,345 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (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 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Garden Grove High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Garden Grove High School's student population of 2,345 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Garden Grove 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 Garden Grove 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#2171 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
39%
12%
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Hispanic
51%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
7%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garden Grove High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.590.64
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Graduation Rate
95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarden Grove Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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