Health Sciences High School

Claimed
7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
15
Grades
10-12
Students
569
Type
Public charter
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Math
26%
State avg: 37%
English
63%
State avg: 48%
Science
43%
State avg: 50%
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7/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

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
98%
State avg: 82%
Percent of students who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
87%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1306
State avg: 1473
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Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
63%
Black
18%
White
12%
Asian
3%
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
21 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
85%
State avg: 91%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 98%
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Neighborhood
3910 University Avenue, Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92105
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Last modified: July 12, 2017
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