Mendocino Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 509 students in Mendocino Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Mendocino Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Mendocino Unified School District are Mendocino High School, Mendocino K-8 and Albion Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Mendocino Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Mendocino Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Mendocino Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
6 Schools
10,331 Schools
# Students
509 Students
6,193,432 Students
# Teachers
37 Teachers
264,585 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Mendocino Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 989 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#519 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mendocino Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mendocino Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mendocino Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-89%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mendocino Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.39
0.64
# American Indian Students
5 Students
32,922 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
13 Students
718,704 Students
% Asian Students
3%
12%
# Hispanic Students
58 Students
3,364,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
54%
# Black Students
6 Students
337,146 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
394 Students
1,436,430 Students
% White Students
77%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
28,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
30 Students
272,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
32
530,118
# Students in 1st Grade:
22
456,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
29
454,067
# Students in 3rd Grade:
32
445,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
36
464,993
# Students in 5th Grade:
42
470,389
# Students in 6th Grade:
48
484,412
# Students in 7th Grade:
41
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
35
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
45
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
41
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
52
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
54
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,725 is higher than the state median of $16,033. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,837 is higher than the state median of $16,124. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$13 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mendocino Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$12 MM
$29 MM
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Revenue / Student
$24,725
$16,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mendocino Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$22,837
$16,124
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mendocino Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Mendocino Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mendocino High School
Magnet School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10700 Ford St.
Mendocino, CA 95460
(707) 937-5871
Grades: 9-12
| 180 students
Rank: #22.
Mendocino K-8
Math: 45% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
44261 Little Lake Rd.
Mendocino, CA 95460
(707) 937-0515
Grades: K-8
| 293 students
30400 Albion Ridge Rd.
Albion, CA 95410
(707) 937-2968
Grades: K-3
| 9 students
31301 Comptche-ukiah Rd.
Comptche, CA 95427
(707) 937-5945
Grades: K-3
| 13 students
Mendocino Alternative
Alternative School
45220 Covelo St.
Mendocino, CA 95460
(707) 937-0138
Grades: K-12
| 3 students
Mendocino Sunrise High School
Alternative School
(1)
10700 Ford St.
Mendocino, CA 95460
(707) 937-2956
Grades: 9-12
| 11 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 509 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.39

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