PROFICIENCY 71% 86% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
62%Huntington Beach Union High
58%Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Huntington Beach Union High" in Huntington Beach, CA. There are a total of 2,939 students and 103 teachers at Huntington Beach High, for a student to teacher ratio of 29 to 1. There are a total of 357 free lunch students and 59 reduced lunch students.

Huntington Beach High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 71.0%, which is 86% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio29:1
Free lunch357
Reduced lunch59


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Huntington Beach High, 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 School60%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School82%

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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Huntington Beach High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 58.5% 39.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.9% 1.2% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 9.3% 24.2% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.1% 25.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 5.8% 5.5% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.7% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 7.9% 3.2% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Agnes L. Smith Elementary64%0.4Huntington Beach, CA
Ethel Dwyer Middle School63%0.5Huntington Beach, CA
Huntington Seacliff Elementary81%1.0Huntington Beach, CA
Joseph R. Perry Elementary32%1.2Huntington Beach, CA
John R. Peterson Elementary74%1.4Huntington Beach, CA
Newland (william T.) Elementary75%1.5Huntington Beach, CA
S. A. Moffett Elementary79%1.7Huntington Beach, CA
Talbert (samuel E.) Middle School58%1.9Huntington Beach, CA
Courreges (roch) Elementary70%2.0Fountain Valley, CA
Mesa View Middle School66%2.2Huntington Beach, CA
Isaac L. Sowers Middle School65%2.3Huntington Beach, CA
Hope View Elementary62%2.3Huntington Beach, CA

Huntington Beach demographics profile

StatisticHuntington BeachCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)7,37723291
Median age41.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%52%55%
Speak English77%56%79%
Speak Spanish11%29%13%

Education level achieved in Huntington Beach

IndexHuntington BeachCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade91.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school90.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college76.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree51.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors41.9%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters15.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.7%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Huntington Beach High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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