Mission Viejo High School

  • Mission Viejo High School serves 2,221 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mission Viejo High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Mission Viejo High School's student population of 2,221 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,221 students
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Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mission Viejo High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mission Viejo 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#2088 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
11%
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Hispanic
30%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
55%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.64
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Graduation Rate
98%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaddleback Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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