|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||El Segundo Unified|
|Location||640 Main St.
El Segundo, CA 90245
El Segundo High has an academic rating significantly above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 115th in the best public high schools in California.
The El Segundo High student body is primarily White with a smaller Multiracial population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||1%||13|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||1%||13|
|Two or more races||10.7%||136|
9.5% 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, El Segundo High students are largely wealthy and rank 91st in California for high school student family income.
Students at El Segundo High scored an average 58% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 21% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||45% to 49%*||70% to 74%*|
|Boys||45% to 49%*||60% to 64%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||60% to 69%*||80% to 89%*|
|Black||21% to 39%*||80% or more*|
|Multiracial||60% to 79%*||60% to 79%*|
|White||45% to 49%*||60% to 64%*|
|With Disabilites||20% or less*||21% to 39%*|
|Limited English||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for El Segundo High students in 2016 was 1139.
685 out of 657 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (104%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the California median rate of 25% and in the top 2% for participation.
El Segundo High offers 12 AP courses. 40 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 94% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. El Segundo High had 427 taking AP exams with a 281 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 67% percentile and somewhat above the state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||66%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||40%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||10%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||9%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||37%|
|AP Courses Offered||12|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||32%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||35%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||28%|
El Segundo High
640 Main St.
El Segundo, CA
El Segundo Unified
El Segundo, CA