PROFICIENCY 48% 25% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
49%Newport-Mesa Unified
66%Newport Beach

Newport Harbor High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Newport-Mesa Unified" in Newport Beach, CA. There are a total of 2,355 students and 82 teachers at Newport Harbor High, for a student to teacher ratio of 29 to 1. There are a total of 721 free lunch students and 117 reduced lunch students.

Newport Harbor High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 47.5%, which is 25% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio29:1
Free lunch721
Reduced lunch117


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 Newport Harbor 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 School39%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School56%

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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Newport Harbor High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 59.8% 38.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 1.0% 1.1% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 2.1% 4.9% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 35.1% 52.9% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.7% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.9% 1.4% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Horace Ensign Intermediate51%0.4Newport Beach, CA
Newport Heights Elementary52%0.4Newport Beach, CA
Mariners Elementary71%0.7Newport Beach, CA
Newport Elementary67%1.2Newport Beach, CA
Heinz Kaiser Elementary60%1.6Costa Mesa, CA
Whittier Elementary17%2.0Costa Mesa, CA
Everett A. Rea Elementary11%2.0Costa Mesa, CA
Pomona Elementary28%2.0Costa Mesa, CA
Corona Del Mar High69%2.2Newport Beach, CA
Eastbluff Elementary71%2.3Newport Beach, CA
Wilson Elementary28%2.5Costa Mesa, CA
Victoria Elementary37%2.5Costa Mesa, CA

Newport Beach demographics profile

StatisticNewport BeachCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)3,65123291
Median age45.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%52%55%
Speak English83%56%79%
Speak Spanish6%29%13%

Education level achieved in Newport Beach

IndexNewport BeachCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade96.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school96.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college90.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree72.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors65.7%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters26.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree10.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.0%1.6%1.3%
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