Garden Grove High School

11271 Stanford Ave, Garden Grove, CA 92840 | (714) 663-6115
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 2,306
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 11271 Stanford Ave., Garden Grove, CA 92840
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: 2,306
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 82.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 27.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 1,168 (50.7%)
  • Females: 1,138 (49.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 354 (15.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,106 (48.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,460 (63.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Garden Grove High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian70.3%
Black341.5%
Asian68829.8%
Hispanic1,15250.0%
White38516.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Garden Grove High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade59325.7%
10th Grade65028.2%
11th Grade57224.8%
12th Grade49121.3%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
94.2%
District:
91.3%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
3.2%
District:
2.9%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
5.3%
District:
2.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 1.2%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 93.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 95.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 14.0
Average Age
School:
41.1
District:
43.2
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 Garden Grove 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 General Mathematics
  • CST Geometry
  • 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: No
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 2010-2011
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 1
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 1.4%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 42.1%
Average Combined Score: 1,492.3
Critical Reading Average: 491.9
Math Average: 514.1
Writing Average: 486.3
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 48.1%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201027.0%38.0%22.0%
200923.0%27.0%21.0%
200819.0%20.0%18.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201078.0%81.0%69.0%
200984.0%78.0%65.0%
200869.0%76.0%66.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201079.0%60.0%55.0%
200973.0%54.0%51.0%
200873.0%53.0%52.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201061.0%61.0%54.0%
200957.0%53.0%50.0%
200856.0%54.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201046.0%51.0%46.0%
200941.0%41.0%47.0%
200835.0%36.0%43.0%
 
CST World History Test
201059.0%72.0%45.0%
200956.0%72.0%41.0%
200854.0%72.0%36.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20086.0%2.0%18.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201010.0%11.0%12.0%
200916.0%11.0%11.0%
20089.0%12.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201047.0%40.0%40.0%
200942.0%38.0%37.0%
200836.0%44.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201046.0%34.0%38.0%
200940.0%31.0%34.0%
200847.0%31.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201081.0%57.0%47.0%
200976.0%50.0%44.0%
200871.0%49.0%41.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201049.0%48.0%45.0%
200952.0%48.0%44.0%
200851.0%45.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201011.0%12.0%14.0%
200911.0%12.0%14.0%
200810.0%13.0%12.0%
 
CST Science Test
201063.0%54.0%46.0%
200961.0%52.0%44.0%
200861.0%46.0%40.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201071.0%70.0%75.0%
200968.0%70.0%71.0%
200859.0%73.0%68.0%
 
CST World History Test
201055.0%43.0%42.0%
200949.0%41.0%38.0%
200835.0%36.0%33.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201026.0%19.0%8.0%
200916.0%9.0%8.0%
20083.0%11.0%5.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201015.0%11.0%14.0%
200914.0%16.0%12.0%
200814.0%20.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201077.0%54.0%46.0%
200979.0%52.0%41.0%
200886.0%56.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201048.0%40.0%30.0%
200960.0%42.0%27.0%
200845.0%36.0%25.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201057.0%42.0%32.0%
200947.0%36.0%26.0%
200843.0%29.0%28.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201049.0%45.0%42.0%
200953.0%45.0%40.0%
200848.0%40.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20109.0%6.0%6.0%
20094.0%7.0%7.0%
20089.0%7.0%6.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201091.0%74.0%53.0%
200980.0%68.0%50.0%
200883.0%74.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201047.0%43.0%50.0%
200939.0%48.0%47.0%
200836.0%47.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201064.0%57.0%45.0%
200965.0%58.0%44.0%
200858.0%52.0%38.0%
 
CST World History Test
201044.0%39.0%15.0%
200935.0%22.0%11.0%
200839.0%24.0%9.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201024.0%44.0%31.0%
200921.0%40.0%28.0%
200816.0%33.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201039.0%35.0%31.0%
200938.0%36.0%28.0%
200835.0%41.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201068.0%55.0%46.0%
200965.0%50.0%42.0%
200872.0%52.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201066.0%52.0%38.0%
200968.0%47.0%36.0%
200861.0%45.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201055.0%36.0%33.0%
200947.0%32.0%28.0%
200843.0%29.0%28.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201020.0%32.0%27.0%
200921.0%31.0%26.0%
200819.0%29.0%24.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201091.0%74.0%49.0%
200980.0%69.0%46.0%
200880.0%73.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201053.0%49.0%54.0%
200947.0%53.0%50.0%
200842.0%53.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201057.0%51.0%41.0%
200952.0%48.0%38.0%
200844.0%43.0%33.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
20086.0%12.0%27.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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