1300 Murray Rd.
Mckinleyville, CA 95519
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Mckinleyville High School serves 525 students in grades 9-12.
Mckinleyville High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 525 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Mckinleyville High School's student population of 525 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
525 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Mckinleyville High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mckinleyville High School is 0.57, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3857 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
22:1
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American Indian
8%
n/a
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
12%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
63%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
15%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Mckinleyville High School often compared to?

Mckinleyville High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Arcata High School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Mckinleyville High School?

The graduation rate of Mckinleyville High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.

How many students attend Mckinleyville High School?

525 students attend Mckinleyville High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

63% of Mckinleyville High School students are White, 15% of students are Two or more races, 12% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Mckinleyville High School?

Mckinleyville High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Mckinleyville High School offer ?

Mckinleyville High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Mckinleyville High School part of?

Mckinleyville High School is part of Northern Humboldt Union High School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 525 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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