Mission Viejo High School

Mission Viejo High School serves 2,551 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Mission Viejo High School operates within the Saddleback Valley Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 2551 students has declined by 5% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,551 students
Mission Viejo High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 90 teachers
Mission Viejo High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mission Viejo High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 29:1 22:1
Mission Viejo High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
11%
Mission Viejo High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
23%
52%
Mission Viejo High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
7%
Mission Viejo High School Black (1988-2012)
White
62%
26%
Mission Viejo High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mission Viejo High School Sch Ethnicity Mission Viejo High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.56 0.64
Mission Viejo High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Mission Viejo High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Mission Viejo High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,876 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Saddleback Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed 31,876 1,577
Saddleback Valley Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Saddleback Valley Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $342 MM $19 MM
Saddleback Valley Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $343 MM $18 MM
Saddleback Valley Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,383 $11,099
Saddleback Valley Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,415 $10,975
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • Mission Viejo Esperanza High School
    Special Education School
    25121 Pradera Dr
    Mission Viejo , CA , 92691
    (949)830-5470
    Special Education School
    0.3  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Mission Viejo Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award La Paz Intermediate
    25151 Pradera Dr
    Mission Viejo , CA , 92691
    (949)830-1720
    0.3  mi  |  995  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Mission Viejo Linda Vista Elementary School
    25222 Pericia Dr
    Mission Viejo , CA , 92691
    (949)830-0970
    0.4  mi  |  504  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Mission Viejo De Portola Elementary School
    Magnet School
    27031 Preciados Dr
    Mission Viejo , CA , 92691
    (949)586-5830
    Magnet School
    0.7  mi  |  576  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Mission Viejo Cordillera Elementary School
    25952 Cordillera Dr
    Mission Viejo , CA , 92691
    (949)830-3400
    0.8  mi  |  661  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Did You Know?
Mission Viejo, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.59, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Mission Viejo is Cordillera Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.