Rio Americano High School

  • Rio Americano High School serves 1,685 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (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 71% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Rio Americano High School's student population of 1,685 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,685 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rio Americano High School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rio Americano High School is 0.51, 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#2085 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
7%
11%
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Hispanic
16%
54%
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Black
4%
6%
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White
68%
24%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.510.41
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Graduation Rate
96%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Juan Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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