High Tech High International

Overview

Student Enrollment
400
Best High School in California
#326
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District San Diego Unified
Type Public
 Phone (619)398-4908
 Location 2855 Farragut Rd.
San Diego, CA 92106
Charter School Yes

High Tech High International has an academic rating somewhat above the average for California high schools based on its average test performance. It is ranked 326th in the best public high schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The High Tech High International student body is predominantly Hispanic with a sizeable White population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White27.5%110
Black10.2%41
Hispanic50%200
Asian Pacific9.8%39
Native American Indian0.5%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.8%3
Two or more races1.2%5

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 22.8%

25% 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, High Tech High International students are largely upper income and rank 290th in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman104
Sophomore98
Junior99
Senior99
Total400

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
50%
Rank in California
386th
Rating
6 out of 10

Students at High Tech High International scored an average 50% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is somewhat above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 31.1% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls50% or more*50% or more*
Boys50% or more*50% or more*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander--
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanicsuppressed*suppressed*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White50% or more*50% or more*
With Disabilitessuppressed*suppressed*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1041

The average SAT score for High Tech High International students in 2016 was 1041.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
57%
Rank in California
106th
Rating
8 out of 10

113 out of 198 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (57%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 12% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

High Tech High International has not reported Advanced Placement (AP) program data.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate1%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate0%

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 Students3.7%15
Boys4.5%9
Girls3%6

Location

High Tech High International
2855 Farragut Rd.
San Diego, CA
92106
(619)398-4908

8 out of 10 1

District

San Diego Unified
San Diego, CA