Escondido Charter High


Student Enrollment
Best High School in California
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Escondido Union High
Type Public
 Phone (760)737-3154
 Location 1868 E. Valley Pkwy.
Escondido, CA 92027
Charter School Yes

Escondido Charter High has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 290th 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 Escondido Charter High student body is predominantly White with a significant Hispanic population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
Asian Pacific7.2%58
Native American Indian0.5%4
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%2
Two or more races5.1%41

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 13.5%

16.2% 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, Escondido Charter High students are largely upper income and rank 171st in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students


State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
Rank in California
8 out of 10

Students at Escondido Charter High scored an average 60% 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 18% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls50% to 54%*80% to 84%*
Boys30% to 34%*70% to 74%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islanderless than 50%*50% or more*
Blackless than 50%*50% or more*
Hispanic30% to 39%*70% to 74%*
Multiracialless than 50%*50% or more*
White55% to 59%*80% to 84%*
With Disabilitessuppressed*suppressed*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score

The average SAT score for Escondido Charter High students in 2016 was 1178.

AP Course and Test Performance

Escondido Charter High has not reported Advanced Placement (AP) program data.


Escondido Charter High
1868 E. Valley Pkwy.
Escondido, CA

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Escondido, CA