Maxwell Senior High School

515 Oak St.
Maxwell, CA 95955
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Maxwell Senior High School serves 101 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Maxwell Senior 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Maxwell Senior High School's student population of 101 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 60% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students101 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Maxwell Senior 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 diversity score of Maxwell Senior High School is 0.53, which is less 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
#8263 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:123:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
57%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
38%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.64
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaxwell Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Maxwell Senior High School is Williams Junior/senior High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Maxwell Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maxwell Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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