Henry High

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,437
Best High School in California
#151
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District San Diego Unified
Type Public
 Phone (619)286-7700
 Location 6702 Wandermere Dr.
San Diego, CA 92120
Charter School No

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.

Racial Demographics

The Henry High student body is predominantly White with a significant Hispanic population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White40.5%987
Black6.6%160
Hispanic30.7%747
Asian Pacific15.2%370
Native American Indian0.5%11
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.6%14
Two or more races6.1%148

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 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

Grade Students
Freshman660
Sophomore618
Junior621
Senior538
Total2,437

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
55%
Rank in California
290th
Rating
7 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
Girls50% to 54%*65% to 69%*
Boys45% to 49%*55% to 59%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander65% to 69%*65% to 69%*
Black30% to 39%*50% to 59%*
Hispanic30% to 34%*45% to 49%*
Multiracial40% to 59%*60% to 79%*
White55% to 59%*70% to 74%*
With Disabilites11% to 19%*20% to 29%*
Limited English20% or less*20% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1124

The average SAT score for Henry High students in 2016 was 1124.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
56%
Rank in California
114th
Rating
8 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 Rate
32%
AP Pass Rank in California
260th
AP Pass Rate Rating
7 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.

School State
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

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.6%15
Boys0.7%9
Girls0.5%6
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.6%15
Boys0.7%9
Girls0.5%6

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.2%2
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.2%4
Boys0.3%4
Girls0%0
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.4%60
Boys3.4%43
Girls1.4%17

Location

Henry High
6702 Wandermere Dr.
San Diego, CA
92120
(619)286-7700

9 out of 10 1

District

San Diego Unified
San Diego, CA