Jesse M. Bethel High School

  • Jesse M. Bethel High School serves 1,620 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jesse M. Bethel High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Jesse M. Bethel High School's student population of 1,620 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,620 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jesse M. Bethel High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jesse M. Bethel High School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#6552 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
29%
11%
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Hispanic
28%
54%
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Black
30%
6%
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White
7%
24%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.740.64
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Graduation Rate
88%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVallejo City Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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