LA JOLLA HIGH SCHOOL

Go back
750 NAUTILUS ST
LA JOLLA, CA 92037
Visit this school's website
Phone: 858-454-3081
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 8
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: High
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: San Diego Unified School District
  • Students/Teacher: 23:1
  • Students/Grade: 382
  • Number Students: 1528
  • Number Teachers: 65
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 5777
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Number Computers: 200
  • Principal: Ms Dana Shelburne
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (37 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (32 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 7
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-10-05
    "Great school due to the teachers, students, parent and alumni support. Principal change was long overdue."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-08-13
    "The best if not one of the best high schools in California!!!!! I'm a proud alumni and so glad my daughter will be an incoming freshmen(class of 2017). Great teachers, counselors, and athletic staff. Curriculum is all college prep and teaching atmosphere has always been to help students reach their ultimate goal of getting into the college of their choice."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-01-06
    "La Jolla High is a great school for most students. It is an exceptional school rated against other public schools, but is not a private school. Students that do best here are the students that do best in college and the workplace; self-motivated, creative, dedicated and hardworking individuals. This is not the school for students who need to be coddled. I have had two very different children go through the system. Each got out of their experience exactly what they put in. Both got into their top college choices. One had an IEP and had the BEST support possible. Zero complaints there. Warning, there are a few cooky teachers that will be there forever - if your student is stuck with one of them, they will gain valuable experience in skills that have nothing to do with academics - such as patience, self-advocance and flexibility. All in all it is a great school, but if your child is a "glass half empty" type, or you are a parent who is wound tight, private school may be your home-sweet-home."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2010-08-21
    "La Jolla High was once a very great school indeed, but recently its standards have been much less than satisfying. A teacher was suspended for slapping kids last school year and many teachers have said that are less than motivated about teaching (understandable due to budget cuts and students who were less than willing to learn and have no interest in academics). Recently, CST tests had proved that LJHS have been experiencing a great drop in its standards."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2010-05-25
    "I love La Jolla, and it is unfortunate that we have to pull our daughter out of LJHS because she has not found the help she needed with her mild ADD. She has an IEP that was always ignored by the teachers. Teachers are good but don't care to help students, only cater to self motivated ones, which she was not. It is so hard to contact most teachers and counselors. Parents are involved in fundraising and other events, but when it comes to academics you would see 3 parents visiting the school!"
    Page 1 of 7
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Garrett Borden
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­276.1111
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Eric Polansky
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­885.3340
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Deja Vu Boswell
    CENTURY 21 Fairway Realty
    760.­220.9913
    18484 Hwy 18, Ste 150
    Apple Valley, CA 92307
    Edward Nguyen of The Nguyen-Nguyen Team
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Ann Lippard-Gibbs
    CENTURY 21 Fairway Realty
    760.­242.2121
    18484 Hwy 18, Ste 150
    Apple Valley, CA 92307
    Diana Marmorstein
    CENTURY 21 Experience
    760.­810.1234
    7168 Archibald Avenue
    Alta Loma, CA 91701
    Ken Schwartz
    CENTURY 21 Award
    858.­500.2195
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Brandon Watterson of Ready Set Sold Team
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­463.5000
    5640 Baltimore Drive
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    Tamara Krause
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Cynthia Stevens-Montgomery
    CENTURY 21 All Service
    619.­440.2020
    810 Jamacha Road
    El Cajon, CA 92019
    Brandy Garner
    CENTURY 21 Fairway Realty
    760.­242.6012
    18484 Hwy 18, Ste 150
    Apple Valley, CA 92307
    MICHAEL ARDUINO
    CENTURY 21 United Brokers
    619.­523.6421
    4851 Santa Monica Avenue
    San Diego, CA 92107
    Marlene Bahno
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­463.5000
    5640 Baltimore Drive
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    Barbara Shulman of Ready Set Sold Team
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­463.5000
    5640 Baltimore Drive
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    Gary Pendergraph
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­405.0986
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Maura Donnelly of Talbot & Associates
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Carol Howell
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­463.5000
    5640 Baltimore Drive
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    Valentine Munson of Ruth Pugh Goup
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­467.4727
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Rudy Theobald
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­804.7839
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Robyn Morgan
    CENTURY 21 Fairway Realty
    760.­242.2121
    18484 Hwy 18, Ste 150
    Apple Valley, CA 92307
    Judith Rimer
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    858.­395.5839
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Carol Kirksey of The Kirksey Team
    CENTURY 21 Experience
    909.­481.0656
    7168 Archibald Avenue
    Alta Loma, CA 91701
    Cynthia Michael
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­200.6599
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Veronique Miramontes
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108