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

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Mira Mesa High School is a highly rated, public school located in San Diego, CA. It has 2,400 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 26 to 1. According to state test scores, 48% of students are at least proficient in math and 73% in reading.

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Mira Mesa High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
73%
Percent Proficient - Math
48%
Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1180
410 responses
Average ACT
26
73 responses
AP Enrollment
33%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$101,381
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$2,140
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$533,150
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
73%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 59 responses
Poll
76%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 59 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 242 responses
  • World Fair
    17%
  • There are lot of events at MMHS that are memorable
    15%
  • Grad night
    15%
  • Football games
    13%
  • Dances
    11%
  • The Pep rally was always fun.
    7%
  • Basketball Games
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,400
Free or Reduced Lunch
44%
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 70 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 70 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 70 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
26:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$90,530
Teachers in First/Second Year
4.1%
56%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 89 responses
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 89 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 89 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$14,805 / year
National
$12,239
91%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 95 responses
46%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 95 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 95 responses

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