Best High School in California#151
|Rating||8 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||San Diego Unified|
|Location||6702 Wandermere Dr.
San Diego, CA 92120
Henry High has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 151st in the best public high schools in California.
The Henry High student body is predominantly White with a significant Hispanic population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.5%||11|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.6%||14|
|Two or more races||6.1%||148|
vs. other California high schoolsUpper 25.9%
27.4% 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, Henry High students are largely upper-middle income and rank 329th in California for high school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in California290th
Rating7 out of 10
Students at Henry High scored an average 55% 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 24.1% of California high schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||50% to 54%*||65% to 69%*|
|Boys||45% to 49%*||55% to 59%*|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||65% to 69%*||65% to 69%*|
|Black||30% to 39%*||50% to 59%*|
|Hispanic||30% to 34%*||45% to 49%*|
|Multiracial||40% to 59%*||60% to 79%*|
|White||55% to 59%*||70% to 74%*|
|With Disabilites||11% to 19%*||20% to 29%*|
|Limited English||20% or less*||20% or less*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score1124
The average SAT score for Henry High students in 2016 was 1124.
College Admission Test Participation
Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT56%
Rank in California114th
Rating8 out of 10
650 out of 1,159 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (56%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 13% for participation.
AP Course and Test Performance
AP Class Enrollment Rate32%
AP Pass Rank in California260th
AP Pass Rate Rating7 out of 10
Henry High offers 18 AP courses. 32 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 83% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Henry High had 594 taking AP exams with a 412 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 71% percentile and somewhat above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||69%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||32%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||16%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||11%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||24%|
|AP Courses Offered||18|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||10%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||10%|
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6702 Wandermere Dr.
San Diego, CA
San Diego Unified
San Diego, CA