Sweetwater High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,361
College Readiness Index
28.0
Academic Performance Index
802
Student/Teacher Ratio
24:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,422 Students
  • 100 Teachers

Sweetwater High School
2900 HIGHLAND AVE
NATIONAL CITY, CA 91950

Phone: (619) 474-9700

District: Sweetwater Union High

Overview

Sweetwater High School is ranked 299th within California. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Sweetwater High School is 41 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. Sweetwater High School is 1 of 17 high schools in the Sweetwater Union High.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1361
State Rank
#299

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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 2,422
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 100

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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 28.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small 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 17
Total Students 28,766
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 30.9

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Nearby Schools

Sweetwater High School is 1 of 17 schools in the Sweetwater Union High.

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