4321 Walnut Ave.
Irvine, CA 92604
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Irvine High School serves 1,380 students in grades 9-12.
Irvine High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,380 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Irvine High School's student population of 1,380 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,380 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
66 teachers
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School Rankings

Irvine High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Irvine High School is 0.70, which is more 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
#935 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
22:1
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American Indian
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n/a
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Asian
44%
12%
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Hispanic
18%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
27%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Graduation Rate
98%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Irvine High School's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

68% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 75% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Irvine High School?

The graduation rate of Irvine High School is 98%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.

How many students attend Irvine High School?

1,380 students attend Irvine High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

44% of Irvine High School students are Asian, 27% of students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.

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

Irvine High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Irvine High School offer ?

Irvine High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break - Traditional (No School)
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
Spring Break - Traditional (No School)
April 04, 2023 (Tuesday)
Spring Break - Traditional (No School)
April 05, 2023 (Wednesday)
Spring Break - Traditional (No School)
April 06, 2023 (Thursday)
Spring Break - Traditional (No School)
April 07, 2023 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,380 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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