3535 Truman Ave.
Mountain View, CA 94040
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Mountain View High School serves 2,257 students in grades 9-12.
Mountain View High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,257 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mountain View High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Mountain View High School's student population of 2,257 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 114 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
114 teachers
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School Rankings

Mountain View 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 Mountain View High School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#568 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
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Asian
26%
12%
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Hispanic
22%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
40%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Graduation Rate
92%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mountain View High School's ranking?

Mountain View High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

70% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 82% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Mountain View High School?

The graduation rate of Mountain View High School is 92%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.

How many students attend Mountain View High School?

2,257 students attend Mountain View High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

40% of Mountain View High School students are White, 26% of students are Asian, 22% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Mountain View High School?

Mountain View High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Mountain View High School offer ?

Mountain View High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,257 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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