Kearny Digital Media & Design

  • Kearny Digital Media & Design serves 406 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kearny Digital Media & Design 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 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Kearny Digital Media & Design places 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 TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students406 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kearny Digital Media & Design 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kearny Digital Media & Design is 0.66, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2228 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
16%
11%
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Hispanic
54%
54%
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Black
12%
6%
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White
10%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.64
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Graduation Rate90-94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • San Diego Kearny Eng Innov & Design Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 336 students
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  • San Diego Kearny Sct Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 379 students
    0.0 miles
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    San Diego, CA 92111
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    0.0 9-12 379
  • San Diego Chesterton Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 434 students
    0.3 miles
    7335 Wheatley St.
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858) 496-8070
    0.3 K-5 434
  • San Diego San Diego County Court Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 337 students
    0.4 miles
    2801 Meadow Lark Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858) 694-4686
    0.4 K-12 337

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