|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Sweetwater Union High|
|Location||1250 Olympic Pkwy.
Chula Vista, CA 91913
Otay Ranch Senior 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 119th 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 Otay Ranch Senior High student body is primarily Hispanic with a smaller Asian Pacific population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.1%||2|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.8%||21|
|Two or more races||6.4%||170|
21.2% 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, Otay Ranch Senior High students are largely upper income and rank 232nd in California for high school student family income.
Students at Otay Ranch Senior High scored an average 58% 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 20.4% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||35% to 39%*||80% to 84%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||55% to 59%*||90% to 94%*|
|Black||21% to 39%*||60% to 79%*|
|Multiracial||50% to 59%*||80% to 89%*|
|White||30% to 39%*||70% to 79%*|
|With Disabilites||6% to 9%*||30% to 39%*|
|Limited English||10% or less*||20% to 29%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Otay Ranch Senior High students in 2016 was 1072.
574 out of 1,421 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 25% for participation.
Otay Ranch Senior High offers 37 AP courses. 39 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 93% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Otay Ranch Senior High had 742 taking AP exams with a 577 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 84% percentile and well above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||78%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||39%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||7%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||3%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||34%|
|AP Courses Offered||37|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||5%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||5%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||5%|
Otay Ranch Senior High
1250 Olympic Pkwy.
Chula Vista, CA
Sweetwater Union High
Chula Vista, CA