Chaparral High School

1600 N. Cuyamaca St.
El Cajon, CA 92020
8/
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Top 30%
Serving 36 students in grades 9-12, Chaparral High School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 36 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : 60-79% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Top 30%
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Chaparral High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Chaparral High School's student population of 36 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
36 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Chaparral High School ranks within the top 30% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Chaparral High School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#840 out of 3649 schools
(Top 30%)
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<50%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chaparral High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
<50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chaparral 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
42%
56%
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Black
22%
5%
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White
28%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.70
This chart display the diversity score of Chaparral High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
60-79%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Chaparral High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chaparral 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
19%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chaparral 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: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Chaparral High School's ranking?
Chaparral High School is ranked #840 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in California.
What schools are Chaparral High School often compared to?
Chaparral High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Idea Center by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Chaparral High School?
The graduation rate of Chaparral High School is 60-79%, which is lower than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Chaparral High School?
36 students attend Chaparral High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Chaparral High School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are White, 22% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Chaparral High School?
Chaparral High School has a student ration of 5:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Chaparral High School offer ?
Chaparral High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Chaparral High School part of?
Chaparral High School is part of Grossmont Union High School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 36 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : 60-79% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 30%
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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