Mariposa County High School

5074 Old Hwy.
Mariposa, CA 95338
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Mariposa County High School serves 423 students in grades 9-12.
Mariposa County High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 423 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Mariposa County High School's student population of 423 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
423 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Mariposa County High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Mariposa County High School is 0.49, which is less 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1272 out of 3649 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
21:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
18%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
69%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mariposa County High School's ranking?
Mariposa County High School is ranked #1272 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Mariposa County High School often compared to?
Mariposa County High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Spring Hill High (Continuation School) by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Mariposa County High School?
The graduation rate of Mariposa County High School is 95%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Mariposa County High School?
423 students attend Mariposa County High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Mariposa County High School students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are American Indian, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mariposa County High School?
Mariposa County High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Mariposa County High School offer ?
Mariposa County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Mariposa County High School part of?
Mariposa County High School is part of Mariposa County Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 423 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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