Steele Canyon High School

  • Steele Canyon High School serves 2,195 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Steele Canyon High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Steele Canyon High School's student population of 2,195 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,195 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Steele Canyon High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Steele Canyon High School is 0.67, 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#2008 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
42%
54%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
39%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.64
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Graduation Rate
98%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrossmont Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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