Mira Costa High School
Top Placements (California)
Mira Costa High School is Listed among the top public schools in California for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
- Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)
- Mira Costa High School's student population of 2437 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 106 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||2,437 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||106 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Mira Costa High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year Data||This School||State Level (CA)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||23:1||24:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
- The school district of Mira Costa High School is Manhattan Beach Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
- Manhattan Beach Unified School District's student population of 6,745 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 96% over five school years.
- The revenue/student of $9,356 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four school years.
- The district's spending/student of $8,684 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 31% over four school years.
|School District Name||Manhattan Beach Unified School District|
|Number of Schools|
|Number of Students Managed||6,745||1,585|
|District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|District Graduation Rate|
|District Total Revenue||$64 MM||$18 MM|
|District Spending||$59 MM||$18 MM|
|District Revenue / Student||$9,356||$11,049|
|District Spending / Student||$8,684||$11,340|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Manhattan Beach Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 560 students
110 S. Rowell
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310)798-6223 0.4 K-5 560
- Hermosa Beach Hermosa View Elementary School Grades: K-3 | 576 students
1800 Prospect Ave.
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
(310)798-1680 0.4 K-3 576
- Redondo Beach Birney Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 460 students
1600 Green Ln.
Redondo Beach, CA 90278
(310)798-8626 0.7 K-5 460
- Los Angeles Girls Academic Leadership Academy (gala) Grades: PK
4650 W. Olympic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90019
(310)914-2123 0.8 PK n/a