About This School
A school's Academic Performance Index (API) is a scale that ranges from 200 to 1000 and is calculated from the school's performance in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet.
Newport Harbor High School had an API growth score of 838 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Newport Harbor High School's 2012 base score was 814 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.
In 2010, Newport Harbor High School had 28 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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Newport Harbor High School Reviews
This school is located in a safe, friendly neighborhood. The teachers are excellent with longstanding careers at the high school. There is a good mix of students of different backgrounds as compared to other schools in the area. The school is starting up an International Baccalaureate program which will give it more recognition. Most all the students go on to college programs. The school is known for its outstanding athletic programs with many athletes going on to college athletic programs.