Huntington Beach High School

1905 Main St.
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Huntington Beach High School serves 2,954 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (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 77% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Huntington Beach High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) 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 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Huntington Beach High School's student population of 2,954 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 112 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,954 students
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Total Classroom Teachers112 teachers
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School Comparison

Huntington Beach High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Huntington Beach High School is 0.61, 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
#1136 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
13%
12%
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Hispanic
20%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
58%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.64
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Graduation Rate
96%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntington Beach Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Huntington Beach High School is Edison High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ethel Dwyer Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Agnes L. Smith Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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