Marina High School

  • Marina High School serves 2,452 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 76% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marina 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 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Marina High School's student population of 2,452 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 Students2,452 students
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Total Classroom Teachers97 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marina 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 Marina High School is 0.67, 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 Testing Rank#1196 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)
76%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
22%
12%
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Hispanic
22%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
49%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marina High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.670.64
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Graduation Rate
94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marina High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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

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  • Huntington Beach College View Elementary School
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    0.7 miles
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  • Huntington Beach Village View Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 466 students
    0.7 miles
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Mr. McGilligan, the band director at Marina, is an awesome teacher. Mr. Graham, the choir director at Marina, is pretty awesome too.
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