Pacifica High School

600 E. Gonzales Rd.
Oxnard, CA 93036
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Pacifica High School serves 3,153 students in grades 9-12.
Pacifica High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Pacifica High School's student population of 3,153 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 118 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers118 teachers
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School Rankings

Pacifica High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pacifica High School is 0.13, which is less 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
#6696 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
93%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.64
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Graduation Rate
89%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOxnard Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pacifica High School is Vista Real Charter High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is R.j. Frank Academy Of Marine Science & Engineering (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Norman R. Brekke Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oxnard Norman R. Brekke Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 601 students
    0.5 miles
    1400 Mlk Jr. Dr.
    Oxnard, CA 93030
    (805) 385-1521
    0.5 K-5 601
  • Oxnard Rio Lindo Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 523 students
    0.5 miles
    2131 Snow Ave.
    Oxnard, CA 93036
    (805) 485-3113
    0.5 K-5 523
  • Oxnard R.j. Frank Academy Of Marine Science & Engineering Math: 15% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,252 student
    0.7 miles
    701 N. Juanita Ave.
    Oxnard, CA 93030
    (805) 385-1536
    0.7 6-8 1,252
  • Oxnard Curren Elementary School Math: 12% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,041 student
    0.9 miles
    1101 N. F St.
    Oxnard, CA 93030
    (805) 385-1527
    0.9 K-8 1,041
  • Oxnard Cesar E. Chavez Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 913 students
    1.0 miles
    301 N. Marquita St.
    Oxnard, CA 93030
    (805) 385-1524
    1 K-8 913

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