|Rating||7 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Saddleback Valley Unified|
|Location||25401 Paseo de Valencia
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Laguna Hills High has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and average AP course participation. It is ranked 249th in the best public high schools in California.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Laguna Hills High student body is predominantly White with a significant Hispanic population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||4|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.3%||5|
|Two or more races||4.4%||72|
21% 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, Laguna Hills High students are largely upper income and rank 229th in California for high school student family income.
Students at Laguna Hills High scored an average 59% 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 19.2% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||40% to 44%*||70% to 74%*|
|Boys||45% to 49%*||70% to 74%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||60% to 69%*||70% to 79%*|
|Black||less than 50%*||50% or more*|
|Hispanic||25% to 29%*||65% to 69%*|
|Multiracial||40% to 59%*||60% to 79%*|
|White||50% to 54%*||75% to 79%*|
|With Disabilites||20% or less*||20% or less*|
|Limited English||20% or less*||20% or less*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Laguna Hills High students in 2016 was 1159.
160 out of 798 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (20%). College admission testing participation is well below the California median rate of 29% and in the bottom 24% for participation.
Laguna Hills High offers 15 AP courses. 24 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 61% percentile and slightly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Laguna Hills High had 292 taking AP exams with a 238 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 85% percentile and well above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||82%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||24%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||7%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||10%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||19%|
|AP Courses Offered||15|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||9%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||10%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||9%|
Laguna Hills High
25401 Paseo de Valencia
Laguna Hills, CA
Saddleback Valley Unified
Mission Viejo, CA