San Pasqual High
Best High School in California#303
|Rating||7 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Escondido Union High|
|Location||3300 Bear Valley Pkwy.
Escondido, CA 92025
San Pasqual High has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its average test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 303rd in the best public high schools in California.
The San Pasqual High student body is mainly Hispanic with a significant White population and has high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.6%||14|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.4%||8|
|Two or more races||1.8%||41|
vs. other California high schoolsUpper 43.3%
43.9% 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, San Pasqual High students are largely middle income and rank 552nd in California for high school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in California444th
Rating6 out of 10
Students at San Pasqual High scored an average 48% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is slightly above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 36.3% of California high schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||35% to 39%*||70% to 74%*|
|Boys||25% to 29%*||50% to 54%*|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||50% to 59%*||80% to 89%*|
|Black||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
|Hispanic||15% to 19%*||45% to 49%*|
|Multiracial||less than 50%*||50% or more*|
|White||50% to 54%*||75% to 79%*|
|With Disabilites||10% or less*||11% to 19%*|
|Limited English||10% or less*||10% or less*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score1100
The average SAT score for San Pasqual High students in 2016 was 1100.
College Admission Test Participation
Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT27%
Rank in California521st
Rating4 out of 10
300 out of 1,094 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (27%). College admission testing participation is about equal to the California median rate of 29% and in the bottom 47% for participation.
AP Course and Test Performance
AP Class Enrollment Rate38%
AP Pass Rank in California181st
AP Pass Rate Rating8 out of 10
San Pasqual High offers 20 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 92% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. San Pasqual High had 645 taking AP exams with a 493 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 80% percentile and well above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||76%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||38%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||10%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||5%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||37%|
|AP Courses Offered||20|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||13%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||13%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||12%|
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San Pasqual High
3300 Bear Valley Pkwy.
Escondido Union High