Best High School in California#334
|Rating||7 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||San Diego Unified|
|Location||4150 Ute Dr.
San Diego, CA 92117
Clairemont High has an academic rating somewhat above the average for California high schools based on its average test performance and average AP course participation. It is ranked 334th in the best public high schools in California.
The Clairemont High student body is mainly Hispanic with a significant White population and has high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.6%||6|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.3%||3|
|Two or more races||4.4%||47|
vs. other California high schoolsUpper 45.2%
45.3% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Clairemont High students are largely middle income and rank 576th in California for high school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in California416th
Rating6 out of 10
Students at Clairemont High scored an average 49% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is somewhat above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 34.7% of California high schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||30% to 34%*||75% to 79%*|
|Boys||30% to 34%*||50% to 54%*|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||50% or more*||50% or more*|
|Black||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
|Hispanic||15% to 19%*||60% to 64%*|
|Multiracial||40% to 59%*||60% to 79%*|
|White||50% to 54%*||70% to 74%*|
|With Disabilites||10% or less*||20% to 29%*|
|Limited English||20% or less*||20% or less*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score1052
The average SAT score for Clairemont High students in 2016 was 1052.
College Admission Test Participation
Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT38%
Rank in California284th
Rating7 out of 10
199 out of 530 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (38%). College admission testing participation is somewhat above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 30% for participation.
AP Course and Test Performance
AP Class Enrollment Rate23%
AP Pass Rank in California275th
AP Pass Rate Rating6 out of 10
Clairemont High offers 14 AP courses. 23 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 59% percentile and slightly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Clairemont High had 197 taking AP exams with a 134 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 70% percentile and somewhat above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||68%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||23%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||6%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||7%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||20%|
|AP Courses Offered||14|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||15%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||16%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||13%|
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4150 Ute Dr.
San Diego, CA
San Diego Unified
San Diego, CA