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El Dorado High School
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  • Public, Magnet
  • PLACENTIA, CA

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Administration
    grade A minus
  7. Sports
    grade A minus
  8. Food
    grade B
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C

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El Dorado High School is a highly rated, public, magnet school located in PLACENTIA, CA. It has 1,998 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 24 to 1. According to state test scores, 48% of students are at least proficient in math and 74% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
74%
Percent Proficient - Math
48%
Average Graduation Rate
96%
Average SAT
1240
395 responses
Average ACT
27
76 responses
AP Enrollment
26%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$106,155
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$2,166
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$835,600
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
92%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 50 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 50 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 219 responses
  • "Hawk Talk" every Thursday giving a news recap
    16%
  • Bell game
    16%
  • Dances
    15%
  • Football games
    11%
  • Spirit days
    10%
  • Pep rallys
    9%
  • Basketball games
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,998
Free or Reduced Lunch
36%
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 53 responses
94%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 53 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 53 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
24:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$100,712
Teachers in First/Second Year
1.4%
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 62 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 62 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 62 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$12,039 / year
National
$12,239
95%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 58 responses
47%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 58 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 58 responses

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