Mt. Carmel High School

Mt. Carmel High School serves 2,032 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Mt. Carmel High School operates within the Poway Unified School District.
The school district's 97% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 2032 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,032 students
Mt. Carmel High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mt. Carmel High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Mt. Carmel High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mt. Carmel High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 29:1 25:1
Mt. Carmel High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.66 0.42
Mt. Carmel High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
13%
49%
Mt. Carmel High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
6%
9%
Mt. Carmel High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,498 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 97% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,993 is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,176 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Poway Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
4
Number of Students Managed 35,498 1,757
Poway Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 97% 83%
Poway Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $338 MM $17 MM
Poway Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $378 MM $18 MM
Poway Unified School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,993 $10,238
Poway Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,176 $10,739
Poway Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Westview High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Black Mountain Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunset Hills Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • San DiegoBlack Mountain Middle School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1306 students9353 Oviedo St
    San DiegoCA 92129
    (858)484-1300
    0.46-81306
  • San DiegoSunset Hills Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 432 students9291 Oviedo St
    San DiegoCA 92129
    (858)484-1600
    0.4KG-5432
  • San DiegoSundance Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 539 students8944 Twin Trails Dr
    San DiegoCA 92129
    (858)484-2950
    0.8KG-5539
  • San DiegoAdobe Bluffs Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 426 students8707 Adobe Bluffs Dr
    San DiegoCA 92129
    (858)538-8403
    1.3KG-5426
  • San Diego Deer Canyon Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 543 students13455 Russet Leaf Ln
    San DiegoCA 92129
    (858)484-6064
    1.3KG-5543

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