Mt. Carmel High School

  • Mt. Carmel High School serves 2,014 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 42:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Mt. Carmel High School operates within the Poway Unified School District.
  • Poway Unified School District's 97% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2014 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,014 students
Mt. Carmel High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Mt. Carmel High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Mt. Carmel High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Mt. Carmel High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 42:1 has increased from 31:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 42:1 24:1
Mt. Carmel High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Mt. Carmel High School American Indian Students (1996-2010)
Asian
28%
11%
Mt. Carmel High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
13%
54%
Mt. Carmel High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
6%
Mt. Carmel High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
48%
24%
Mt. Carmel High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Mt. Carmel High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Mt. Carmel High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Mt. Carmel High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.67 0.41
Mt. Carmel High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
50%
Mt. Carmel High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
9%
Mt. Carmel High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Poway Unified School District's student population of 35,410 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 97% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,874 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,349 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District Name Poway Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
4
Number of Students Managed 35,410 1,597
Poway Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 97% 83%
Poway Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2010)
District Total Revenue $386 MM $21 MM
Poway Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $403 MM $21 MM
Poway Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,874 $12,988
Poway Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,349 $12,986
Poway Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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