Yorba Linda High School

19900 Bastanchury Rd.
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Yorba Linda High School serves 1,795 students in grades 9-12.
Yorba Linda High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (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 78% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Yorba Linda High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Yorba Linda High School's student population of 1,795 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,795 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

Yorba Linda High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Yorba Linda High School is 0.61, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#961 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
23%
12%
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Hispanic
17%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
56%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.64
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlacentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Yorba Linda High School is La Entrada High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bernardo Yorba Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairmont Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yorba Linda La Entrada High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 69 students
    0.5 miles
    4999 Casa Loma Ave.
    Yorba Linda, CA 92886
    (714) 986-7026
    0.5 9-12 69
  • Placentia Fairmont Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 871 students
    0.8 miles
    5241 Fairmont Blvd.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714) 986-7130
    0.8 K-6 871
  • Placentia Bernardo Yorba Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 668 students
    1.1 miles
    5350 Fairmont Blvd.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714) 986-7400
    1.1 7-8 668
  • Placentia Mabel M. Paine Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 445 students
    1.6 miles
    4444 Plumosa Dr.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714) 986-7210
    1.6 K-5 445
  • Placentia Linda Vista Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 455 students
    1.8 miles
    5600 S. Ohio St.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714) 986-7200
    1.8 K-5 455

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