Mt. Eden High School

2300 Panama St,

Hayward, CA, 94545-4662

Tel: (510)723-3180
Grades: 9-12

1,894 students

Mt. Eden High School serves 1,894 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Mt. Eden High School operates within the Hayward Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1894 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,894 students
Mt. Eden High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Mt. Eden High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mt. Eden High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more 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 24:1 22:1
Mt. Eden High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
27%
11%
Mt. Eden High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
47%
52%
Mt. Eden High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
11%
7%
Mt. Eden High School Black (1988-2012)
White
6%
26%
Mt. Eden High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mt. Eden High School Sch Ethnicity Mt. Eden 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.
0.69 0.64
Mt. Eden 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%
Mt. Eden 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
Mt. Eden High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,416 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Hayward Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
4
Number of Students Managed 22,416 1,577
Hayward Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Hayward Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $231 MM $19 MM
Hayward Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $237 MM $18 MM
Hayward Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,463 $11,099
Hayward Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,725 $10,975
Hayward Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 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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