Madison High School

  • Madison High School serves 1,086 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Madison High School's student population of 1,086 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,086 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Madison High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Madison High School is 0.68, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#4961 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Madison 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Madison 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
11%
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Hispanic
51%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Madison High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Madison High School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
21%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Madison High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.680.64
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Graduation Rate
91%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Madison High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Madison High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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