San Marino High School

2701 Hntngtn Dr.
San Marino, CA 91108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
San Marino High School serves 869 students in grades 9-12.
San Marino High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 869 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

San Marino High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

San Marino High School's student population of 869 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
869 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

San Marino High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of San Marino High School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#243 out of 3649 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
58%
12%
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Hispanic
8%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
24%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Graduation Rate
96%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is San Marino High School's ranking?
San Marino High School is ranked #243 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in California.
What schools are San Marino High School often compared to?
San Marino High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Arcadia High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
70% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 75% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of San Marino High School?
The graduation rate of San Marino High School is 96%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend San Marino High School?
869 students attend San Marino High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of San Marino High School students are Asian, 24% of students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of San Marino High School?
San Marino High School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does San Marino High School offer ?
San Marino High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is San Marino High School part of?
San Marino High School is part of San Marino Unified School District.

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Spring Break - NO SCHOOL (SMHS Master)
April 08, 2024 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 869 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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