Mendocino High School

  • Mendocino High School serves 180 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mendocino 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

Mendocino High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Mendocino High School's student population of 180 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students180 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mendocino High School is ranked within the top 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mendocino High School is 0.29, 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 School Rank#3991 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
11%
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Hispanic
7%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
87%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.290.64
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Graduation Rate≥90%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMendocino Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Mendocino High School is Mendocino Alternative (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mendocino Mendocino Alternative Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 3 students
    0.1 miles
    45220 Covelo St.
    Mendocino, CA 95460
    (707) 937-0138
    0.1 K-12 3
  • Mendocino Mendocino Sunrise High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 11 students
    0.5 miles
    10700 Ford St.
    Mendocino, CA 95460
    (707) 937-2956
    0.5 9-12 11
  • Mendocino Mendocino K-8
    Grades: K-8 | 293 students
    0.9 miles
    44261 Little Lake Rd.
    Mendocino, CA 95460
    (707) 937-0515
    0.9 K-8 293
  • Albion Albion Elementary School
    Grades: K-3 | 9 students
    7.6 miles
    30400 Albion Ridge Rd.
    Albion, CA 95410
    (707) 937-2968
    7.6 K-3 9
  • Fort Bragg Dana Gray Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 381 students
    8.9 miles
    1197 E. Chestnut St.
    Fort Bragg, CA 95437
    (707) 961-2865
    8.9 3-5 381

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