Redondo Beach is a great place to live and if you're moving with kids in high school, you won't need to worry about where to send them. Redondo Union High School is one of the best schools in the area with an 8 out of 10 rating on greatschools.org and a four-star community rating. The school serves grades nine through 12 and over 2,500 students every year.
The API or Academic Performance Index rating is higher than the state after and higher than the goal set by the state of California for the school. This earned Redondo Union High School an API statewide rank of nine out of ten, which is nearly perfect. This school is in the top 10% of all schools in the state.
Parents love how the campus is set up like a mini college campus. This makes it easier for students to adjust after graduation. It does take a few days for students to adjust to the large campus, but they get the hang of it pretty quickly. Parents and students believe this is one of the best schools in the South Bay area, all around.
They are always competitive in athletics and continually out-perform state averages and goals academically. The student body is diverse and provides a great environment with teaches that truly care about their students. For a public high school, this is one of the best you will find across the state.
All grades are continually above the California Standards Test averages for Math and Science. Some of the scores are far above and actually found at the top of all the scores for the entire state. Over 600 students were tested in 2013 in Math and English for the California High School exit exam and the results were well above the state average. Overall, the school scored a 94% in English and 92% in Math. State averages are 83% and 84% and these above average scores have been consistent over the past four years.