1954 Komet Way
San Diego, CA 92111
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Kearny Digital Media & Design serves 406 students in grades 9-12.
Kearny Digital Media & Design placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Kearny Digital Media & Design ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Kearny Digital Media & Design's student population of 406 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
406 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Kearny Digital Media & Design is ranked within the top 20% 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 Kearny Digital Media & Design is 0.69, 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
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1864 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
27:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
17%
12%
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Hispanic
51%
54%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
11%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 406 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69 (Top 20%)

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