PROFICIENCY 86% 124% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
69%Poway Unified
80%San Diego

Del Norte High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Poway Unified" in San Diego, CA. There are a total of 1,933 students and 63 teachers at Del Norte High, for a student to teacher ratio of 31 to 1. There are a total of 144 free lunch students and 57 reduced lunch students.

Del Norte High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 85.5%, which is 124% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio31:1
Free lunch144
Reduced lunch57


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment841
Taking some courses766
Taking some courses (not tests)81
Passing some courses624
Passing no courses125

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 Del Norte High, there are a total of 841 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 766 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School83%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School85-89%

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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Del Norte High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 49.8% 50.5% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 2.3% 2.4% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 33.7% 26.3% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 9.4% 14.3% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.5% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.1% 5.8% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

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Chaparral Elementary74%4.4Poway, CA
R. Roger Rowe Middle School76%4.7Rancho Santa Fe, CA
R. Roger Rowe Elementary84%4.7Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Meadowbrook Middle School60%4.9Poway, CA
Painted Rock Elementary74%5.1Poway, CA
Pomerado Elementary54%5.3Poway, CA
Bernardo Elementary54%5.4Escondido, CA
Poway High57%5.9Poway, CA
San Pasqual High48%5.9Escondido, CA
Del Lago Academy - Campus Of Applied Science60%6.0Escondido, CA
Tierra Bonita Elementary59%6.1Poway, CA

San Diego demographics profile

StatisticSan DiegoCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)4,23323291
Median age34.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%52%55%
Speak English59%56%79%
Speak Spanish23%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Diego

IndexSan DiegoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade86.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school85.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college71.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree51.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors43.6%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters17.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Del Norte 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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