Alisal High School

777 Williams Rd.
Salinas, CA 93905
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Alisal High School serves 3,008 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 3,008 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Alisal High School's student population of 3,008 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 124 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
3,008 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
124 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Alisal High School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
43%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alisal High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Alisal High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Alisal High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 1992-93 school year data.
Asian
1%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alisal High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
98%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alisal High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
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White
1%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.04
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Graduation Rate
86%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Alisal High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alisal High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alisal High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 43% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Alisal High School?
The graduation rate of Alisal High School is 86%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Alisal High School?
3,008 students attend Alisal High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Alisal High School students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Alisal High School?
Alisal High School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Alisal High School offer ?
Alisal High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Alisal High School part of?
Alisal High School is part of Salinas Union High School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 3,008 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Top 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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