Mission Vista High School

  • Mission Vista High School serves 1,634 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 88% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Mission Vista High School's student population of 1,634 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,634 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mission Vista High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mission Vista High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#932 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mission Vista High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
11%
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Hispanic
33%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
49%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mission Vista High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.640.41
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Graduation Rate≥99%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVista Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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