Mira Costa High School

  • Mira Costa High School serves 2,437 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Mira Costa High School operates within the Manhattan Beach Unified School District.
  • Manhattan Beach Unified School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2437 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 106 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,437 students
Gender %Mira Costa High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers106 teachers
Students by GradeMira Costa High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Asian
11%
11%
Hispanic
16%
54%
Black
5%
6%
White
58%
24%
Two or more races
10%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsMira Costa High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.620.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%

District Comparison

  • Manhattan Beach Unified School District's student population of 6,745 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 90% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,356 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,684 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 31% over four years.
School District NameManhattan Beach Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed6,7451,564
Manhattan Beach Unified School District Students Managed (1995-2016)
Graduation Rate100%83%
Manhattan Beach Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$64 MM$17 MM
Manhattan Beach Unified School District District Total Revenue (1997-2016)
District Spending$59 MM$18 MM
Manhattan Beach Unified School District District Spending (1997-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,356$10,991
Manhattan Beach Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$8,684$11,482
Manhattan Beach Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.