Mt. Eden High School

Mt. Eden High School serves 1,865 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Mt. Eden High School operates within the Hayward Unified School District.
Hayward Unified School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1865 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,865 students
Mt. Eden High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mt. Eden High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Mt. Eden High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Mt. Eden High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 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 23:1 25:1
Mt. Eden High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
29%
11%
Mt. Eden High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
49%
53%
Mt. Eden High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
11%
6%
Mt. Eden High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
6%
25%
Mt. Eden High School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
4%
1%
Mt. Eden High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Mt. Eden High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
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.
0.67 0.42
Mt. Eden 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.
51%
49%
Mt. Eden 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.
10%
9%
Mt. Eden High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Hayward Unified School District's student population of 22,272 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,941 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,534 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District Name Hayward Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
4
Number of Students Managed 22,272 1,757
Hayward Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 83%
Hayward Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $218 MM $17 MM
Hayward Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $231 MM $18 MM
Hayward Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,941 $10,238
Hayward Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,534 $10,739
Hayward 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 Leadership Public Schools - Hayward High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Martin Luther King, Junior Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Palma Ceia Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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