Morse High School

  • Morse High School serves 1,811 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Morse High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Morse High School's student population of 1,811 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,811 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morse High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morse High School is 0.68, 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#4650 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
38%
11%
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Hispanic
36%
54%
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Black
16%
6%
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White
1%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Graduation Rate
93%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
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

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Morse High School is Ingenuity Charter (0.9 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Fulton K-8 (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Diego Fulton K-8
    Grades: K-8 | 342 students
    0.1 miles
    7055 Skyline Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92114
    (619) 344-3200
    0.1 K-8 342
  • San Diego Keiller Leadership Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 595 students
    0.8 miles
    7270 Lisbon St.
    San Diego, CA 92114
    (619) 263-9266
    0.8 K-8 595
  • San Diego Bethune K-8
    Grades: K-8 | 622 students
    0.9 miles
    6835 Benjamin Holt Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92114
    (619) 267-2271
    0.9 K-8 622
  • San Diego Boone Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 456 students
    0.9 miles
    7330 Brookhaven Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92114
    (619) 344-6000
    0.9 K-5 456
  • San Diego Ingenuity Charter Charter School
    Grades: 6-12 | 175 students
    0.9 miles
    6130 Skyline Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92114
    (619) 487-1163
    0.9 6-12 175

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