Modesto City High School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 15,439 students in Modesto City High 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 Modesto City High School District have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Modesto City High School District are James C. Enochs High School, Fred C. Beyer High School and Joseph A. Gregori High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Modesto City High School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Modesto City High School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Modesto City High School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
06 - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
9 Schools
10,331 Schools
# Students
15,439 Students
6,193,432 Students
# Teachers
639 Teachers
264,585 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Modesto City High School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 87% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1105 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Modesto City High  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Modesto City High  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)
51%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Modesto City High  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
87%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Modesto City High  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.64
# American Indian Students
59 Students
32,922 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
963 Students
718,704 Students
% Asian Students
6%
12%
# Hispanic Students
8,781 Students
3,364,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
57%
54%
# Black Students
495 Students
337,146 Students
% Black Students
3%
5%
# White Students
3,871 Students
1,436,430 Students
% White Students
25%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
127 Students
28,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
1,143 Students
272,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
-
530,118
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
456,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
454,067
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
445,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
464,993
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
470,389
# Students in 6th Grade:
70
484,412
# Students in 7th Grade:
75
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
68
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
3,942
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
3,818
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
3,738
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
3,716
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
12
8,116

Best Modesto City High School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
James C. Enochs High School
Math: 43% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3201 Sylvan Ave.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 574-1719
Grades: 9-12
| 2,383 students
Rank: #22.
Fred C. Beyer High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1717 Sylvan Ave.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 574-1647
Grades: 9-12
| 1,624 students
Rank: #33.
Joseph A. Gregori High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3701 Pirrone Rd.
Modesto, CA 95356
(209) 574-1738
Grades: 9-12
| 2,298 students
Rank: #44.
Modesto High School
Math: 26% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
18 H St.
Modesto, CA 95351
(209) 576-4401
Grades: 9-12
| 2,544 students
Rank: #55.
Thomas Downey High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 Coffee Rd.
Modesto, CA 95355
(209) 576-4211
Grades: 9-12
| 2,098 students
Rank: #66.
Peter Johansen High School
Math: 18% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
641 Norseman Dr.
Modesto, CA 95357
(209) 574-1760
Grades: 9-12
| 1,831 students
Rank: #77.
Grace M. Davis High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 W. Rumble Rd.
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 574-1668
Grades: 9-12
| 1,829 students
Rank: #88.
Robert Elliott Alternative Education Center
Alternative School
Math: ≤1% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1440 Sunrise Ave.
Modesto, CA 95350
(209) 576-4005
Grades: 9-12
| 477 students
5255 First St.
Oakland, CA 94606
(209) 521-3010
Grades: 6-12
| 355 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 06 - 12
  • Students: 15,439 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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