Mt. Carmel High School

Mt. Carmel High School serves 1,995 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Mt. Carmel High School operates within the Poway Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 1995 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,995 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

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 31:1 22:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
26%
11%
Hispanic
14%
52%
Black
4%
7%
White
50%
26%
Two or more races
5%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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.
12%
48%
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%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,110 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Poway Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
4
Number of Students Managed 35,110 1,667
Graduation Rate n/a% n/a
District Total Revenue $416 MM $19 MM
District Spending $501 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,499 $11,099
District Spending / Student $15,037 $10,975
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San DiegoBlack Mountain Middle School
    9353 Oviedo St
    San DiegoCA 92129
    (858)484-1300
    0.4 mi | 1326 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • San DiegoSunset Hills Elementary School
    9291 Oviedo St
    San DiegoCA 92129
    (858)484-1600
    0.4 mi | 445 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • San DiegoSundance Elementary School
    8944 Twin Trails Dr
    San DiegoCA 92129
    (858)484-2950
    0.8 mi | 523 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • San DiegoAdobe Bluffs Elementary School
    8707 Adobe Bluffs Dr
    San DiegoCA 92129
    (858)538-8403
    1.3 mi | 395 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • San DiegoDeer Canyon Elementary School
    13455 Russet Leaf Ln
    San DiegoCA 92129
    (858)484-6064
    1.3 mi | 546 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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