POINT LOMA HIGH SCHOOL

Go back
2335 CHATSWORTH BLVD
SAN DIEGO, CA 92106
Visit this school's website
Phone: 619-223-3121
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 7
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Not Reported
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: San Diego Unified School District
  • Students/Teacher: 19:1
  • Students/Grade: 440.8
  • Number Students: 1763
  • Number Teachers: 107
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 5777
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Mr Hans Becker
  • 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 (35 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (36 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 8
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-08-26
    "Point Loma High School graduates many students that go on to the University of California System, Stanford and other great universities. There is an active parent program which provides support to the Administration. The campus continues to make improvements including recent approval of a master plan for new buildings and sports facility. The football field was recently renovated and a new workout facility was constructed.The PL Baseball field (actually at Dana) is being renovated for synthetic turf and will be ready for the next Season. Former PL Alum and MLB Perfect Game pitcher David Wells is now the head coach. There is great school spirit and a wonderful scholastic program."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-08-19
    "My son attended PLHS. He struggled at the beginning, but I always found that teachers, counselors and staff were responsive as long as we communicated what our needs were -- no one just steps in. He found that if he worked hard, was respectful to the teachers and looked for opportunities there were plenty of great things to be found there. The students that don't do well are not putting themselves out front, and their parents don't participate by volunteering and getting to know the teachers -- always a big mistake. PLHS is crowded and has a lot of budget issues, but if you work for them they will work for you and your child. A relatively new principal (2013) is helping things as well. A large number of students are bussed into this school and their parents either cannot, or will not, participate so if you have time and a few extra dollars you can make a huge impact here. We felt it gave our son a terrific foundation for college."
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-05-29
    "I have to say, this school is one of the worst schools in the san diego unified school district."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-01-18
    "It is impossible to get any communication from the school. The counselors don't return phone calls nor emails and are rarely in the office. The principal, vice principal and technical staff never respond to emails or calls and are never in the office to talk to. Our son had no Spanish teacher for the first 6 weeks and we couldn't get him moved into any other class. Very frustrating trying to deal with this school. I'm not happy with the quality of some of the teachers either. Not a good experience so far for a freshman student."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-03-02
    "Reading the comments about athletes. I have not found it to be true that your child can't make it if they didn't start as a freshman; parents don't volunteer; or that grades don't matter if you are an athlete. Maybe in other sports, but not girls volleyball. You try out every year and every year you can be replaced by someone better. Volleyball is very competitive at all schools, and it's this way everywhere. I do agree with the person complaining about how hard it is to get in touch with counselors. It's near impossible. After weeks of emailing and calling and leaving messages with everyone my husband finally took time out of his day to walk into the counseling office so we could get an appointment with our son's counselor. That appointment was supposed to be today, but our son was never called out of class. Very disappointing. There are some really exceptional teachers at PL. If you can excel you will do well here."
    Page 1 of 8
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 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
    Karen Teague of The Rebecca Meisser Team
    CENTURY 21 Experience
    909.­373.4420
    7168 Archibald Avenue
    Alta Loma, CA 91701
    Ruth Pugh of The Pugh Team
    CENTURY 21 Award
    858.­467.4727
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Matthew Meksayo
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­888.0791
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Jessica Pauls
    CENTURY 21 Award
    760.­688.6472
    3202 Governor Drive #100
    San Diego, CA 92122
    Jennifer Saint of Todd Romano & Associates
    CENTURY 21 Award
    858.­761.4581
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Lydia Chavez
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­677.9021
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Geralyn Green
    CENTURY 21 Award
    800.­934.3530
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Loc Phan
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Alan Ladan of The Pugh Team
    CENTURY 21 Award
    858.­382.9326
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Gary Thorpe
    CENTURY 21 Experience
    909.­373.4400
    7168 Archibald Avenue
    Alta Loma, CA 91701
    Gustavo Chavez
    CENTURY 21 Award
    702.­479.8906
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Christian van't Vlie of San Diego at Home
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Linda White
    CENTURY 21 Award
    760.­703.0802
    2011 Palomar Airport Road
    Carlsbad, CA 92011
    Ismael Betancourt Sr
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Holly Hanson
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­593.4300
    1530 Hilton Head Road
    El Cajon, CA 92019
    Tony Kazzazi
    CENTURY 21 All Service
    619.­249.2619
    810 Jamacha Road
    El Cajon, CA 92019
    Steven Rotsart
    CENTURY 21 All Service
    619.­461.5800
    810 Jamacha Road
    El Cajon, CA 92019
    Nancy Davis
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­520.7249
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117
    Iris Hirsch of The Hirsch Team
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Omar Sevilla
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Linda Bernstein
    CENTURY 21 Award
    858.­245.6711
    3202 Governor Drive #100
    San Diego, CA 92122
    Harvey Lang
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Michael Shenkman
    CENTURY 21 Award
    619.­471.2000
    7676 Hazard Center Drive #200
    San Diego, CA 92108
    Seng Pothilat
    CENTURY 21 1st Choice Realty
    619.­276.1111
    3091 Clairemont Drive
    San Diego, CA 92117