San Benito High School

  • San Benito High School serves 2,975 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • San Benito High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • San Benito High School's student population of 2,975 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 107 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,975 students
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Total Classroom Teachers107 teachers
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School Comparison

  • San Benito High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of San Benito High School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#3730 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
11%
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Hispanic
70%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
26%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.420.64
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Graduation Rate
91%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in San Benito High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Benito High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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