San Dieguito High Academy
San Dieguito High Academy serves 1,902 students in grades 9-12.
San Dieguito High Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
San Dieguito High Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
San Dieguito High Academy's student population of 1,902 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
San Dieguito High Academy is ranked within the top 20% 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 San Dieguito High Academy is 0.46, 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 Data
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1634 out of 9659 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education
I absolutely loved attending this school. Though students will always say the true SDA spirit is beginning to fade as the district attempts to alter the unique 4x4 schedule and implement new rules which affect the high level of student freedom, the other high schools in the area just can't compare. The facilities themselves are not nice, they are old, but completely endearing once you have attended this school. Perfect for people who are into music and arts, not so much for anyone looking for a sporty school. Excellent teachers as well.
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