Mark Keppel High School

501 E. Hellman Ave.
Alhambra, CA 91801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Mark Keppel High School serves 2,208 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 73% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,208 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10% in CA)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 73%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Mark Keppel High School's student population of 2,208 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 82 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,208 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
82 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Mark Keppel High School is 0.46, 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
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
69%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
73%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
27:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
70%
12%
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Hispanic
24%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
1%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Graduation Rate
96%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 73% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Mark Keppel High School?
The graduation rate of Mark Keppel High School is 96%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Mark Keppel High School?
2,208 students attend Mark Keppel High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Mark Keppel High School students are Asian, 24% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mark Keppel High School?
Mark Keppel High School has a student ration of 27:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Mark Keppel High School offer ?
Mark Keppel High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Mark Keppel High School part of?
Mark Keppel High School is part of Alhambra Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,208 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 73%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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