Mission Bay Senior High School

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Mission Bay High School (MBHS)
Location
2475 Grand Avenue
San Diego
,
92109

Information
TypePublic, magnet
MottoPride, Dignity and Excellence in everything we do.
Established1953
PrincipalErnest Remillard
Number of students1,054 (2015-16)[1]
Color(s)         
MascotBuccaneer
NewspaperThe Beachcomber
YearbookTaroga
DistrictSan Diego Unified School District
Website

Mission Bay High School (MBHS), is a public school located in the San Diego, California community of Pacific Beach. It is a magnet school with emphasis on Academic Studies. In Fall 2006, Mission Bay introduced International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme courses.

Mission Bay also has a nationally recognized Jazz program, directed by Jean-Paul "J.P." Balmat (formerly directed by Ray Vinole). This program consists of three groups: the Concert Jazz Ensemble, the Intermediate Jazz Ensemble, and the Preservationists (formerly the Mission Bay High School Dixie Jazz Band).

The racial make-up of Mission Bay High is American Indian - 13 (1%), Asian - 174 (10%), Black - 242 (14%,) Hispanic - 876 (52%), White - 369 (22%). Approximately 83% of the school is bused from other parts of San Diego such as Logan Heights, Sherman, Shell Town, Mount Hope, Lincoln Park, Valencia Park, Encanto, Skyline, Paradise Hills, City Heights, and Scripps Ranch.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mission Bay High". National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved November 25, 2018.
  2. ^ http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/sdut-this-week-in-san-diego-history-2011sep09-htmlstory.html

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Coordinates: 32°48′00″N 117°13′24″W / 32.80000°N 117.22333°W / 32.80000; -117.22333