Mendota Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 3,443 students in Mendota Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Mendota Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Mendota Unified School District are Mendota Continuation High School, Mendota High School and Mendota Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Mendota Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Mendota 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
7 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
3,443 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
133 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
26:1

District Rank

Mendota Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 988 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 74% has decreased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1236 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mendota Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mendota 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)
41%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mendota 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
74%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mendota 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
0.05
0.64
# American Indian Students
n/a
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1 Student
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
12%
# Hispanic Students
3,360 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
98%
54%
# Black Students
2 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
46 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
1%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
34 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
347
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
324
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
297
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
264
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
281
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
267
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
268
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
252
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
240
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
222
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
215
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
244
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
222
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,862 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,969. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,981 is less than the state median of $16,042. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$51 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mendota 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
$45 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Mendota Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,862
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mendota 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
$12,981
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mendota 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 Mendota Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mendota Continuation High School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
211 Smoot Ave.
Mendota, CA 93640
(559) 655-4471
Grades: 9-12
| 13 students
Rank: #22.
Mendota High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1200 Belmont Ave.
Mendota, CA 93640
(559) 655-1993
Grades: 9-12
| 885 students
Rank: #33.
Mendota Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
605 Bass Ave.
Mendota, CA 93640
(559) 655-2014
Grades: K-6
| 764 students
Rank: #44.
Mccabe Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
250 S. Derrick St.
Mendota, CA 93640
(559) 655-4262
Grades: 2-6
| 860 students
Rank: #55.
Mendota Junior High School
Math: 24% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1258 E. Belmont Ave.
Mendota, CA 93640
(559) 655-4301
Grades: 7-8
| 491 students
Mendota Community Day
Alternative School
241 Smoot Ave.
Mendota, CA 93640
(559) 655-4471
Grades: 7-12
| 6 students
1599 Fifth St.
Mendota, CA 93640
(559) 655-4365
Grades: K-1
| 424 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 3,443 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 74% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.05

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