PROFICIENCY 54% 40% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
54%Orange County Department of Education
38%Costa Mesa

Occs:chep/pchs is a school servicing grades KG to 12 and is located in the district of "Orange County Department of Education" in Costa Mesa, CA. There are a total of 1,343 students and 26 teachers at Occs:chep/pchs, for a student to teacher ratio of 53 to 1. There are a total of 214 free lunch students and 55 reduced lunch students.

Occs:chep/pchs has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 53.5%, which is 40% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio53:1
Free lunch214
Reduced lunch55


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Occs:chep/pchs, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School35-39%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School75-79%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Occs:chep/pchs race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 46.6% 22.9% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 2.1% 2.3% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 19.9% 7.2% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 24.2% 63.8% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.7% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.5% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.5% 2.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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Heinz Kaiser Elementary60%2.1Costa Mesa, CA
Killybrooke Elementary53%2.3Costa Mesa, CA
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Greenville Fundamental Elementary39%2.4Santa Ana, CA

Costa Mesa demographics profile

StatisticCosta MesaCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)7,15123291
Median age34.536.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Speak English61%56%79%
Speak Spanish29%29%13%

Education level achieved in Costa Mesa

IndexCosta MesaCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade84.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school82.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college67.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree45.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.4%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.6%1.3%
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