|Rating||8 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified|
|Location||19900 Bastanchury Rd.
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
Yorba Linda High has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 125th 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 Yorba Linda High student body is primarily White with a smaller Asian Pacific population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.1%||2|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.1%||2|
|Two or more races||2%||35|
7.6% 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, Yorba Linda High students are largely wealthy and rank 76th in California for high school student family income.
Students at Yorba Linda High scored an average 67% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 10.1% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||65% to 69%*||80% to 84%*|
|Boys||50% to 54%*||60% to 64%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||85% to 89%*||85% to 89%*|
|Hispanic||40% to 49%*||60% to 69%*|
|White||55% to 59%*||70% to 74%*|
|With Disabilites||20% or less*||21% to 39%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Yorba Linda High students in 2016 was 1199.
Yorba Linda High offers 18 AP courses. 32 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 83% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Yorba Linda High had 443 taking AP exams with a 313 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 74% percentile and somewhat above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||71%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||32%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||12%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||13%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||28%|
|AP Courses Offered||18|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||4%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||5%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||3%|
Yorba Linda High
19900 Bastanchury Rd.
Yorba Linda, CA
Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified