Costa Mesa High School

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5/10
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Reviews
32
Grades
7-12
Students
1,779
Type
Public
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Academics
5/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Math
30%
State avg: 37%
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English
44%
State avg: 48%
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Science
49%
State avg: 55%
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7/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

This school is above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
97%
State avg: 82%
Percent of students who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
32%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1450
State avg: 1473
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Students
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Hispanic
65%
White
22%
Asian
6%
Black
2%
Filipino
2%
Pacific Islander
1%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
25 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
441 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
94%
State avg: 91%
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Neighborhood
2650 Fairview Road
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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Last modified: July 12, 2017
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