Marina High School

  • Marina High School serves 2,386 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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 2,386 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 94 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,386 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Marina High School
Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marina High School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marina High School 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1140 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
22%
11%
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Hispanic
20%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
51%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.660.64
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Graduation Rate
94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Marina High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntington Beach Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • Huntington Beach Village View Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 459 students
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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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