Homestead High School

3.50 5 1 (2 reviews)
Tel: (408)522-2500
  • Homestead High School serves 2,368 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Homestead High School operates within the Fremont Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2368 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,368 students
Gender %Homestead High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
Students by GradeHomestead High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Asian
42%
11%
Hispanic
17%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
32%
24%
Two or more races
8%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsHomestead High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.690.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%

District Comparison

  • Fremont Union High School District's student population of 10,700 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,110 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,895 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District NameFremont Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed10,7001,564
Fremont Union High School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Raten/a83%
Fremont Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2005)
District Total Revenue$129 MM$17 MM
Fremont Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$148 MM$18 MM
Fremont Union High School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$12,110$10,991
Fremont Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$13,895$11,482
Fremont Union High School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
2  4/16/2018
Homestead doesn't handle students with special needs well. However, the Fremont Union High School District is better equipped and has an excellent program at Fremont HS. Excellent school overall. Just not the best for Special Needs students.
- Posted by
5  9/6/2010
Everything you need to excel Campus feels very similar to college
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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.