La Jolla High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#232
College Readiness Index
61.4
Academic Performance Index
854
Student/Teacher Ratio
25:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,597 Students
  • 64 Teachers

La Jolla High School
750 NAUTILUS ST
LA JOLLA, CA 92037

Phone: (858) 454-3081

District: San Diego Unified School District

Overview

La Jolla High School is ranked 41st within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at La Jolla High School is 73 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 44 percent. La Jolla High School is 1 of 46 high schools in the San Diego Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#232
State Rank
#41

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,597
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 44%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 64

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Achieves CA goal
College Readiness Index 61.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 46
Total Students 41,408
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 35.8

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Nearby Schools

La Jolla High School is 1 of 46 schools in the San Diego Unified School District.

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