Best High School in California#25
|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Fremont Union High|
|Location||10100 Finch Ave.
Cupertino, CA 95014
Cupertino High has an academic rating significantly above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 25th in the best public high schools in California.
The Cupertino High student body is primarily Asian Pacific with a smaller White population and has medium racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0%||1|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.2%||4|
|Two or more races||4.1%||88|
vs. other California high schoolsUpper 5.7%
7.2% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Cupertino High students are largely wealthy and rank 72nd in California for high school student family income.
Enrollment by Grade
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in California21st
Rating10 out of 10
Students at Cupertino High scored an average 84% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 2.6% of California high schools.
Test Proficiency By Gender
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||80% to 84%*||85% to 89%*|
|Boys||80% to 84%*||80% to 84%*|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||92%||88%|
|Black||50% or more*||50% or more*|
|Hispanic||30% to 39%*||50% to 59%*|
|Multiracial||60% to 79%*||80% or more*|
|White||75% to 79%*||85% to 89%*|
|With Disabilites||11% to 19%*||30% to 39%*|
|Limited English||70% to 79%*||30% to 39%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score1332
The average SAT score for Cupertino High students in 2016 was 1332.
College Admission Test Participation
Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT57%
Rank in California107th
Rating8 out of 10
588 out of 1,031 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (57%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 12% for participation.
AP Course and Test Performance
AP Class Enrollment Rate30%
AP Pass Rank in California28th
AP Pass Rate Rating10 out of 10
Cupertino High offers 15 AP courses. 30 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 79% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Cupertino High had 555 taking AP exams with a 518 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 97% percentile and significantly above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||93%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||30%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||19%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||10%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||24%|
|AP Courses Offered||15|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||10%|
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10100 Finch Ave.
Fremont Union High