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

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Granite Hills High School is a highly rated, public school located in El Cajon, CA. It has 2,294 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 27 to 1. According to state test scores, 35% of students are at least proficient in math and 47% in reading.

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Granite Hills High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
47%
Percent Proficient - Math
35%
Average Graduation Rate
89%
Average SAT
1130
300 responses
Average ACT
25
95 responses
AP Enrollment
37%

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Living in the Area

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade D
Median Household Income
$55,309
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,339
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$445,600
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
93%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 44 responses
Poll
95%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 44 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 142 responses
  • Swoop Assembly
    23%
  • Homecoming
    16%
  • Class color day
    12%
  • Senior Breakfast
    12%
  • Football, Wrestling, Baseball, Golf, Avid, NHS
    9%
  • Powderpuff football
    8%
  • Crime fair
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,294
Free or Reduced Lunch
54%
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 53 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 53 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 53 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
27:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$83,849
Teachers in First/Second Year
2%
70%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 67 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 67 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 67 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$13,497 / year
National
$12,239
93%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 71 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 71 responses
61%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 71 responses

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