Calexico High School

  • Calexico High School serves 3,059 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Calexico High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • Calexico High School's student population of 3,059 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 127 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,059 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Calexico High School
Total Classroom Teachers127 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Calexico High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Calexico High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#5659 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
100%
54%
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White
n/a
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Calexico High School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Calexico High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.000.64
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Graduation Rate
94%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Calexico High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalexico Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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