PROFICIENCY 67% 75% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
58%Capistrano Unified
44%Las Flores

Tesoro High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Capistrano Unified" in Las Flores, CA. There are a total of 2,355 students and 89 teachers at Tesoro High, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 109 free lunch students and 53 reduced lunch students.

Tesoro High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 66.5%, which is 75% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch109
Reduced lunch53


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment760
Taking some courses617
Taking some courses (not tests)128
Passing some courses404
Passing no courses205

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 Tesoro High, there are a total of 760 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 617 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School53%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School80%

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.

AreaVibes $1,000 School Review Scholarship

At AreaVibes, we believe that education is the key to our children’s future. To show our support and to contribute to the nation’s future generation of students, we are offering educational scholarship awards.

Learn more about the scholarship

Tesoro High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 73.7% 58.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 1.2% 1.2% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 9.5% 7.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 11.1% 25.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.2% 7.0% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Las Flores Elementary65%1.0Las Flores, CA
Las Flores Middle School73%1.0Las Flores, CA
Wagon Wheel Elementary69%1.2Coto de Caza, CA
Chaparral Elementary69%1.9Ladera Ranch, CA
Bathgate Elementary64%2.1Mission Viejo, CA
Ladera Ranch Middle School77%2.4Ladera Ranch, CA
Ladera Ranch Elementary70%2.4Ladera Ranch, CA
Newhart Middle School67%2.5Mission Viejo, CA
Carl Hankey Elementary46%2.6Mission Viejo, CA
Philip J. Reilly Elementary/special Education63%2.6Mission Viejo, CA
Carl Hankey Middle School56%2.6Mission Viejo, CA
Arroyo Vista Middle School70%2.9Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

Las Flores demographics profile

StatisticLas FloresCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,49523291
Median age42.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%52%55%
Speak English64%56%79%
Speak Spanish33%29%13%

Education level achieved in Las Flores

IndexLas FloresCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade82.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school82.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college64.9%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.9%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters12.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.6%1.3%
Write a school review about Tesoro High Tell people what you like or don't like about Tesoro High…
Review Tesoro High
Overall rating Rollover stars and click to rate
Rate the following Rollover bars and click to rate
Reason for reporting
Source: The Tesoro High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.