1530 W. 17th St.
Santa Ana, CA 92706
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Middle College High School serves 348 students in grades 9-12.
Middle College High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Middle College High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Middle College High School's student population of 348 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Middle College High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Middle College High School is 0.08, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#863 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
96%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Office staff not friendly and not helpful. Student work is adequate, rather than remarkable. Otherwise, a great opportunity for motivated teens.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 348 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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