Vista High School

11300 Wright Rd.
Lynwood, CA 90262
8/
10
Top 30%
Serving 186 students in grades 9-12, Vista High School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 186 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Top 30%
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Vista High School's student population of 186 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
186 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Vista High School ranks within the top 30% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Vista High School is 0.10, which is less 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
#840 out of 3649 schools
(Top 30%)
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<50%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Vista High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
<50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vista 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
95%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
n/a
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.10
This chart display the diversity score of Vista High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
65-69%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Vista High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Vista High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vista High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vista High School's ranking?
Vista High School is ranked #840 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Vista High School?
The graduation rate of Vista High School is 65-69%, which is lower than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Vista High School?
186 students attend Vista High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Vista High School students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Vista High School?
Vista High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Vista High School offer ?
Vista High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Vista High School part of?
Vista High School is part of Lynwood Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 186 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • : 65-69% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 30%
  • : <50% (Top 20%)
  • : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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