Harmony Magnet Academy
Best High School in California#58
|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Porterville Unified|
|Location||19429 Rd. 228
Strathmore, CA 93267
Harmony Magnet Academy 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 58th in the best public high schools in California.
The Harmony Magnet Academy student body is primarily Hispanic with a significant White population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.8%||4|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.6%||3|
|Two or more races||2.5%||12|
vs. other California high schoolsLower 49%
49.6% 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, Harmony Magnet Academy students are largely middle income and rank 650th in California for high school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in California93rd
Rating9 out of 10
Students at Harmony Magnet Academy scored an average 70% 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 8.3% of California high schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||50% to 59%*||90% or more*|
|Boys||60% to 69%*||70% to 79%*|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||suppressed*||suppressed*|
|Hispanic||40% to 49%*||70% to 79%*|
|White||60% to 69%*||90% or more*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score1086
The average SAT score for Harmony Magnet Academy students in 2016 was 1086.
College Admission Test Participation
Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT52%
Rank in California136th
Rating8 out of 10
105 out of 203 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (52%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 15% for participation.
AP Course and Test Performance
AP Class Enrollment Rate34%
AP Pass Rank in California158th
AP Pass Rate Rating8 out of 10
Harmony Magnet Academy offers 11 AP courses. 34 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 87% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Harmony Magnet Academy had 148 taking AP exams with a 127 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 83% percentile and well above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||86%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||34%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||12%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||9%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||25%|
|AP Courses Offered||11|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||5%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||8%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||2%|
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Harmony Magnet Academy
19429 Rd. 228