21370 Homestead Rd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Homestead High School serves 2,379 students in grades 9-12.
Homestead High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Homestead High School's student population of 2,379 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
99 teachers
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School Rankings

Homestead High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Homestead High School is 0.69, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#588 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
22:1
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American Indian
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n/a
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Asian
45%
12%
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Hispanic
16%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
27%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
96%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
2%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School 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 Parent - JohnW
5   9/6/2010
Everything you need to excel Campus feels very similar to college
- Posted by Student/Alumni - notha

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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