Mission Viejo High School

Mission Viejo High School serves 2,456 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Mission Viejo High School operates within the Saddleback Valley Unified School District.
Saddleback Valley Unified School District's 92% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 2456 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 87 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,456 students
Mission Viejo High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mission Viejo High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Mission Viejo High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Mission Viejo High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 25:1
Mission Viejo High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
9%
11%
Mission Viejo High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
26%
53%
Mission Viejo High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
2%
6%
Mission Viejo High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
60%
25%
Mission Viejo High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Mission Viejo High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.42
Mission Viejo High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
15%
49%
Mission Viejo High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
9%
Mission Viejo High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Saddleback Valley Unified School District's student population of 29,731 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,324 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,138 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Saddleback Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 29,731 1,757
Saddleback Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 92% 83%
Saddleback Valley Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $270 MM $17 MM
Saddleback Valley Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $296 MM $18 MM
Saddleback Valley Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,324 $10,238
Saddleback Valley Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,138 $10,739
Saddleback Valley Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Esperanza High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is La Paz Intermediate (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Linda Vista Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mission ViejoEsperanza High SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 115 students
    0.3 miles
    25121 Pradera Dr
    Mission ViejoCA 92691
    (949)830-5470
    0.37-12115
  • Mission Viejo La Paz Intermediate
    Grades: 7-8 | 969 students
    0.3 miles
    25151 Pradera Dr
    Mission ViejoCA 92691
    (949)830-1720
    0.37-8969
  • Mission ViejoLinda Vista Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 423 students
    0.4 miles
    25222 Pericia Dr
    Mission ViejoCA 92691
    (949)830-0970
    0.4KG-6423
  • Mission ViejoDe Portola Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-6 | 550 students
    0.7 miles
    27031 Preciados Dr
    Mission ViejoCA 92691
    (949)586-5830
    0.7KG-6550
  • Mission ViejoCordillera Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 664 students
    0.8 miles
    25952 Cordillera Dr
    Mission ViejoCA 92691
    (949)830-3400
    0.8KG-6664

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