U.S. News & World Report reviewed nearly 24,000 public high schools, assessing six factors for each school. The key metrics used are graduation rates and college readiness, state assessment proficiency, state assessment performance, underserved student performance, and college curriculum breadth.
Test scores at El Segundo High School display the exceptional proficiency students have for math and reading; with a percentile score on the Smarter Balanced school assessment of 95 percent, U.S. News & World Report reported this score as “Well Above Expectations.” The outstanding test scores earned El Segundo High School a State Assessment Proficiency Rank in the top 3 percent of public high schools in the state. El Segundo High School also earned a College Readiness Index Rank in the top 4 percent in the state. The graduation rate reported for El Segundo High School is 98 percent, which is well above the state median.
For further information on the assessment factors used in the school rankings head to the link: https://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools/articles/us-news-ranks-best-high-schools
A complete list of El Segundo High School’s rankings is available here: https://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools/california/districts/el-segundo-unified-school-district/el-segundo-high-school-2124