San Ysidro High School

5353 Airway Rd.
San Diego, CA 92154
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 2,408 students in grades 9-12, San Ysidro High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : 81% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

San Ysidro High School's student population of 2,408 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,408 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
96 teachers
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School Rankings

San Ysidro High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of San Ysidro High School is 0.22, 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.
This School
State Level (CA)
#6163 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of San Ysidro High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
17%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of San Ysidro High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of San Ysidro High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of San Ysidro High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
88%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in San Ysidro High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in San Ysidro High School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
5%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.22
This chart display the diversity score of San Ysidro High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
81%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of San Ysidro High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in San Ysidro High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in San Ysidro High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is San Ysidro High School's ranking?
San Ysidro High School is ranked #6163 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are San Ysidro High School often compared to?
San Ysidro High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Eastlake High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of San Ysidro High School?
The graduation rate of San Ysidro High School is 81%, which is lower than the California state average of 87%.
How many students attend San Ysidro High School?
2,408 students attend San Ysidro High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
88% of San Ysidro High School students are Hispanic, 5% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of San Ysidro High School?
San Ysidro High School has a student ration of 25:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does San Ysidro High School offer ?
San Ysidro High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is San Ysidro High School part of?
San Ysidro High School is part of Sweetwater Union High School District.
In what neighborhood is San Ysidro High School located?
San Ysidro High School is located in the Otay Mesa neighborhood of San Diego, CA.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : 81% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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