Harmony Magnet Academy

Overview

Student Enrollment
484
Best High School in California
#58
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Porterville Unified
Type Public
 Phone (559)568-0347
 Location 19429 Rd. 228
Strathmore, CA 93267
Charter School Yes

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.

Racial Demographics

The Harmony Magnet Academy student body is primarily Hispanic with a significant White population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White30.8%149
Black0.2%1
Hispanic60.7%294
Asian Pacific4.3%21
Native American Indian0.8%4
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.6%3
Two or more races2.5%12

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Lower 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

Grade Students
Freshman152
Sophomore129
Junior97
Senior106
Total484

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
70%
Rank in California
93rd
Rating
9 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
Girls50% to 59%*90% or more*
Boys60% to 69%*70% to 79%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Black--
Hispanic40% to 49%*70% to 79%*
Multiracial--
White60% to 69%*90% or more*
With Disabilitessuppressed*suppressed*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1086

The average SAT score for Harmony Magnet Academy students in 2016 was 1086.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
52%
Rank in California
136th
Rating
8 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 Rate
34%
AP Pass Rank in California
158th
AP Pass Rate Rating
8 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.

School State
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

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate2%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.2%12
Boys3.8%10
Girls0.8%2

Location

Harmony Magnet Academy
19429 Rd. 228
Strathmore, CA
93267
(559)568-0347

10 out of 10 1

District

Porterville Unified
Porterville, CA