|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||San Diego Unified|
|Location||10510 Reagan Rd.
San Diego, CA 92126
Mira Mesa High has an academic rating significantly above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 101st 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 Mira Mesa High student body is predominantly Asian Pacific with a sizeable Hispanic population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||5|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.8%||19|
|Two or more races||8.1%||199|
29.8% 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, Mira Mesa High students are largely upper-middle income and rank 362nd in California for high school student family income.
Students at Mira Mesa High scored an average 63% 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 14.5% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||45% to 49%*||80% to 84%*|
|Boys||45% to 49%*||75% to 79%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||50% to 54%*||80% to 84%*|
|Black||21% to 39%*||60% to 79%*|
|Hispanic||25% to 29%*||70% to 74%*|
|Multiracial||50% to 59%*||80% to 89%*|
|White||45% to 49%*||85% to 89%*|
|With Disabilites||11% to 19%*||50% to 59%*|
|Limited English||10% or less*||11% to 19%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Mira Mesa High students in 2016 was 1109.
618 out of 1,247 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (50%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 16% for participation.
Mira Mesa High offers 19 AP courses. 38 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 91% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Mira Mesa High had 638 taking AP exams with a 409 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 63% percentile and slightly above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||64%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||38%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||4%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||7%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||37%|
|AP Courses Offered||19|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||8%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||9%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||8%|
Mira Mesa High
10510 Reagan Rd.
San Diego, CA
San Diego Unified
San Diego, CA