Classical Academy High


Student Enrollment
Best High School in California
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Escondido Union High
Type Public
 Phone (760)480-9845
 Location 144 W. Woodward Ave
Escondido, CA 92025
Charter School Yes

Classical Academy High has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 214th in the best public high schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Classical Academy High student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
Asian Pacific5.3%48
Native American Indian0.8%7
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.8%7
Two or more races1.1%10

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 7.1%

9.3% 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, Classical Academy High students are largely wealthy and rank 89th in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students


State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
Rank in California
9 out of 10

Students at Classical Academy High scored an average 68% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 9.4% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls50% to 54%*80% to 84%*
Boys50% to 54%*80% to 84%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Blackless than 50%*50% or more*
Hispanic40% to 49%*80% to 89%*
White55% to 59%*85% to 89%*
With Disabilitesless than 50%*less than 50%*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score

The average SAT score for Classical Academy High students in 2016 was 1211.

AP Course and Test Performance

Classical Academy High has not reported Advanced Placement (AP) program data.


Classical Academy High
144 W. Woodward Ave
Escondido, CA

9 out of 10 1


Escondido Union High
Escondido, CA