Maxwell Sr High School

515 Oak St.
Maxwell, CA 95955
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Maxwell Sr High School serves 99 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% 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: 99 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Maxwell Sr High School's student population of 99 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
99 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Maxwell Sr High School is 0.50, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
≤20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
40-59%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
60%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
38%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 40-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Maxwell Sr High School?
The graduation rate of Maxwell Sr High School is 80%, which is lower than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Maxwell Sr High School?
99 students attend Maxwell Sr High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Maxwell Sr High School students are Hispanic, 38% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Maxwell Sr High School?
Maxwell Sr High School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Maxwell Sr High School offer ?
Maxwell Sr High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Maxwell Sr High School part of?
Maxwell Sr High School is part of Maxwell Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 99 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 62%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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