Mission Hills High School

1 Mission Hills Ct.
San Marcos, CA 92069
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Mission Hills High School serves 2,547 students in grades 9-12.
Mission Hills 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mission Hills High School's student population of 2,547 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,547 students
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Total Classroom Teachers91 teachers
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School Comparison

Mission Hills 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 diversity score of Mission Hills High School is 0.60, 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
#3831 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
12%
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Hispanic
53%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
35%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.64
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Graduation Rate
95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Marcos Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mission Hills High School is Dehesa Charter (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Woodland Park Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richland Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Marcos Richland Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 767 students
    0.7 miles
    910 Borden Rd.
    San Marcos, CA 92069
    (760) 290-2400
    0.7 K-5 767
  • San Marcos Woodland Park Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,377 student
    1.0 miles
    1270 Rock Springs Rd.
    San Marcos, CA 92069
    (760) 290-2455
    1 6-8 1,377
  • San Marcos San Marcos Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 785 students
    1.3 miles
    1 Tiger Way
    San Marcos, CA 92069
    (760) 290-2430
    1.3 K-5 785
  • San Marcos San Marcos Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,239 student
    1.6 miles
    650 W. Mission Rd.
    San Marcos, CA 92069
    (760) 290-2500
    1.6 6-8 1,239
  • San Marcos Knob Hill Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 833 students
    1.7 miles
    1825 Knob Hill Rd.
    San Marcos, CA 92069
    (760) 290-2080
    1.7 K-5 833

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