High Tech High North County

Overview

Student Enrollment
549
Best High School in California
#259
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District SBC - High Tech High
Type Public
 Phone (619)243-5014
 Location 1420 San Marcos Blvd.
San Marcos, CA 92078
Charter School Yes

High Tech High North County has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 259th in the best public high schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The High Tech High North County student body is mainly White with a sizeable Hispanic population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White51.5%283
Black4.4%24
Hispanic28.2%155
Asian Pacific12.8%70
Native American Indian0.9%5
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.9%5
Two or more races1.3%7

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 16.5%

18.8% 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 North County students are largely upper income and rank 209th in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman153
Sophomore132
Junior135
Senior129
Total549

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
57%
Rank in California
271st
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at High Tech High North County scored an average 57% 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 21.7% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls40% to 49%*80% to 89%*
Boys30% to 34%*65% to 69%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander50% or more*50% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic20% to 29%*60% to 69%*
Multiracial--
White45% to 49%*75% to 79%*
With Disabilites20% or less*40% to 59%*
Limited English--

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1086

The average SAT score for High Tech High North County students in 2016 was 1086.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
40%
Rank in California
244th
Rating
7 out of 10

105 out of 264 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (40%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 26% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

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

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate21%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate25%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate18%

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 Students1.4%8
Boys1.9%6
Girls0.6%2

Location

High Tech High North County
1420 San Marcos Blvd.
San Marcos, CA
92078
(619)243-5014

8 out of 10 1

District

SBC - High Tech High
San Diego, CA