5450 Snyder Ln.
Rohnert Park, CA 94928
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Rancho Cotate High School serves 1,475 students in grades 9-12.
Rancho Cotate High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,475 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Rancho Cotate High School's student population of 1,475 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,475 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
67 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Rancho Cotate High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Rancho Cotate High School is 0.65, 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
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#6513 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rancho Cotate 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
47%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
36%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rancho Cotate High School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.65
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Graduation Rate
91%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rancho Cotate High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rancho Cotate High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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

18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 48% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Rancho Cotate High School?

The graduation rate of Rancho Cotate High School is 91%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.

How many students attend Rancho Cotate High School?

1,475 students attend Rancho Cotate High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

47% of Rancho Cotate High School students are Hispanic, 36% of students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Rancho Cotate High School?

Rancho Cotate High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is equal to the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Rancho Cotate High School offer ?

Rancho Cotate High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

School Calendar

View the Rancho Cotate High School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
Spring Break (K-12)
March 20, 2023 (Monday)
Year Round Spring Break (Richard Crane)
March 20, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of school
June 07, 2023 (Wednesday)

School Reviews

5   8/25/2010
My son has an excellent time at RCHS. He is in chorus as well as as lacrosse and other sports. He has recieved awards for his GPA and for sports. He's joined many clubs that focus on giving back to the comunity. They often include the parents for award ceremonies, fundraisers, assemblies, etc.
- Posted by Parent - tayla

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,475 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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