Soquel High School

401 Old San Jose Rd

Soquel, CA 95073-2213

Tel: (831)429-3909
Grades: 9-12

1,003 students

Soquel High School serves 1,003 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Soquel High School operates within the Santa Cruz City High School District.

Overview

The student population of 1003 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,003 students
Soquel High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Soquel High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Soquel High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 25:1 22:1
Soquel High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Soquel High School American Indian (1991-2012)
Asian
2%
11%
Soquel High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
33%
52%
Soquel High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
7%
Soquel High School Black (1988-2012)
White
55%
26%
Soquel High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Soquel High School Sch Ethnicity Soquel 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.
0.59 0.42
Soquel 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%
Soquel 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
Soquel High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,721 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Santa Cruz City High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 4,721 1,671
Santa Cruz City High School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Santa Cruz City High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue n/a $19 MM
District Spending n/a $18 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $11,099
District Spending / Student n/a $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 Santa Cruz County Rop High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is New Brighton Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Main Street Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Soquel Main Street Elementary School
    3400 North Main St
    Soquel , CA 95073
    (831)464-5650
    0.1  mi  |  563  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Soquel Soquel Elementary School
    2700 Porter St
    Soquel , CA 95073
    (831)464-5655
    0.5  mi  |  490  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Capitola Santa Cruz County Rop High School
    Vocational School
    809 Bay Ave
    Capitola , CA 95010
    (831)479-5335
    Vocational School
    0.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Capitola New Brighton Middle School
    250 Washburn Ave
    Capitola , CA 95010
    (831)464-5660
    1.2  mi  |  494  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Santa Cruz Santa Cruz Gardens Elementary School
    8005 Winkle Ave
    Santa Cruz , CA 95065
    (831)464-5670
    1.3  mi  |  348  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Did You Know?
Santa Cruz County, 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 0.00, which is lower than the California average of 0.42. The most diverse school district in Santa Cruz County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.