University High School

4771 Campus Dr.
Irvine, CA 92612
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 2,097 students in grades 9-12, University High School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 86% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,097 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : 96% (Top 10% in CA)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 86% (Top 5%)
  • : 84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

University High School's student population of 2,097 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,097 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
84 teachers
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School Rankings

University High School ranks within the top 5% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of University High School is 0.68, which is more 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)
#69 out of 3649 schools
(Top 5%)
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86%
34%
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84%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
44%
12%
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Hispanic
10%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
33%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.68
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96%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is University High School's ranking?
University High School is ranked #69 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in California.
What schools are University High School often compared to?
University High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Northwood High School, Woodbridge High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
86% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 84% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of University High School?
The graduation rate of University High School is 96%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend University High School?
2,097 students attend University High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
44% of University High School students are Asian, 33% of students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of University High School?
University High School has a student ration of 25:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does University High School offer ?
University High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is University High School part of?
University High School is part of Irvine Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,097 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • : 96% (Top 10%)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 86% (Top 5%)
  • : 84% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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