|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Fremont Union High|
|Location||21370 Homestead Rd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
Homestead 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 44th in the best public high schools in California.
The Homestead High student body is predominantly Asian Pacific with a significant White population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||5|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||7.8%||187|
12.1% 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, Homestead High students are largely wealthy and rank 117th in California for high school student family income.
Students at Homestead High scored an average 77% 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 4.5% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||70% to 74%*||85% to 89%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||85% to 89%*||90% to 94%*|
|Black||less than 50%*||50% or more*|
|Hispanic||25% to 29%*||50% to 54%*|
|Multiracial||70% to 79%*||90% or more*|
|White||70% to 74%*||85% to 89%*|
|With Disabilites||11% to 19%*||20% to 29%*|
|Limited English||20% to 29%*||11% to 19%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Homestead High students in 2016 was 1311.
572 out of 1,207 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (47%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 25% and in the top 14% for participation.
Homestead High offers 17 AP courses. 27 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 73% percentile and somewhat above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Homestead High had 600 taking AP exams with a 533 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 95% percentile and significantly above the state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||89%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||27%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||16%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||12%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||17%|
|AP Courses Offered||17|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||8%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||9%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||8%|
21370 Homestead Rd.
Fremont Union High