Mira Mesa High School

10510 Reagan Rd, San Diego, CA 92126 | (858) 566-2262
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,637
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 10510 Reagan Rd., San Diego, CA 92126
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 2,637
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 108.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,424 (54.0%)
  • Females: 1,213 (46.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 6 (0.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,174 (44.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,180 (44.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mira Mesa High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian80.3%
Black2178.2%
Asian1,30549.5%
Hispanic53720.4%
White46917.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mira Mesa High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade72427.5%
10th Grade66625.3%
11th Grade63424.0%
12th Grade61323.2%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
91.8%
District:
79.3%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
1.7%
District:
2.0%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
55.0%
District:
80.1%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
40.8%
District:
16.8%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 1.0%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 96.2%
Number of Certificated Staff: 120.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 15.1
Average Age
School:
43.4
District:
46.6
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Mira Mesa High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST Earth Science
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Integrated Math 1
  • CST Physics
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: Yes
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 15.2%
Average Combined Score: 22.1
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 62.0%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 53.6%
Average Combined Score: 1,507.9
Critical Reading Average: 493.2
Math Average: 525.9
Writing Average: 488.8
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 46.6%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201022.0%15.0%22.0%
200928.0%13.0%21.0%
200812.0%8.0%18.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201071.0%59.0%69.0%
200993.0%49.0%65.0%
2008100.0%50.0%66.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201052.0%31.0%35.0%
200928.0%23.0%29.0%
200828.0%21.0%31.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201071.0%58.0%54.0%
200965.0%52.0%50.0%
200862.0%50.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201061.0%29.0%46.0%
200957.0%28.0%47.0%
200851.0%26.0%43.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201086.0%49.0%40.0%
200953.0%36.0%35.0%
200855.0%31.0%30.0%
 
CST World History Test
200972.0%59.0%41.0%
200866.0%57.0%36.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201011.0%9.0%12.0%
20098.0%9.0%11.0%
20082.0%5.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201053.0%25.0%40.0%
200946.0%22.0%37.0%
200853.0%20.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201047.0%37.0%38.0%
200929.0%33.0%34.0%
200833.0%31.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201053.0%48.0%47.0%
200947.0%36.0%44.0%
200841.0%31.0%41.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201062.0%48.0%45.0%
200955.0%44.0%44.0%
200850.0%40.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201013.0%7.0%14.0%
200914.0%7.0%14.0%
200813.0%5.0%12.0%
 
CST Integrated Math 1 Test
201043.0%16.0%11.0%
200918.0%16.0%9.0%
200824.0%17.0%10.0%
 
CST Science Test
201056.0%44.0%46.0%
200945.0%40.0%44.0%
200842.0%32.0%40.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201094.0%61.0%75.0%
2009100.0%63.0%71.0%
 
CST World History Test
201044.0%39.0%42.0%
200940.0%35.0%38.0%
200834.0%29.0%33.0%
 
CST Physics Test
200926.0%23.0%40.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
200825.0%15.0%23.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
20106.0%6.0%14.0%
200916.0%4.0%12.0%
20087.0%3.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201086.0%58.0%46.0%
200974.0%50.0%41.0%
200864.0%43.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201015.0%20.0%30.0%
20099.0%14.0%27.0%
20089.0%15.0%25.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201058.0%45.0%42.0%
200953.0%41.0%40.0%
200850.0%38.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20107.0%4.0%6.0%
20094.0%2.0%7.0%
20083.0%2.0%6.0%
 
CST Integrated Math 1 Test
201018.0%9.0%11.0%
200916.0%9.0%9.0%
20088.0%5.0%9.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201011.0%26.0%53.0%
200920.0%31.0%50.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201062.0%35.0%50.0%
200959.0%32.0%47.0%
200847.0%30.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201064.0%47.0%45.0%
200960.0%44.0%44.0%
200850.0%36.0%38.0%
 
CST World History Test
201011.0%10.0%15.0%
200922.0%12.0%11.0%
200818.0%12.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra I Test
20097.0%4.0%8.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201019.0%34.0%31.0%
200922.0%30.0%28.0%
20088.0%25.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201039.0%22.0%31.0%
200938.0%19.0%28.0%
200841.0%17.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201066.0%44.0%46.0%
200953.0%40.0%42.0%
200853.0%38.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201037.0%29.0%38.0%
200930.0%23.0%36.0%
200838.0%26.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201051.0%31.0%33.0%
200928.0%23.0%28.0%
200828.0%21.0%28.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201036.0%22.0%27.0%
200934.0%21.0%26.0%
200831.0%17.0%24.0%
 
CST Integrated Math 1 Test
201027.0%10.0%13.0%
200917.0%11.0%11.0%
200813.0%9.0%11.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201056.0%44.0%49.0%
200949.0%34.0%46.0%
200855.0%31.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201064.0%39.0%54.0%
200962.0%37.0%50.0%
200848.0%34.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201044.0%41.0%41.0%
200953.0%38.0%38.0%
200846.0%31.0%33.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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