Mission San Jose High

Overview

Student Enrollment
2,129
Best High School in California
#74
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District Fremont Unified
Type Public
 Phone (510)657-3600
 Location 41717 Palm Ave.
Fremont, CA 94539
Charter School No

Mission San Jose 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 74th in the best public high schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Mission San Jose High student body is almost exclusively Asian Pacific with a small White population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White5.9%126
Black0.5%11
Hispanic2.1%44
Asian Pacific90.8%1,934
Native American Indian0%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.1%2
Two or more races0.5%11

Family Income

vs. other California high schools
Upper 2.2%

2.8% 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, Mission San Jose High students are largely wealthy and rank 27th in California for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman546
Sophomore504
Junior561
Senior518
Total2,129

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
91%
Rank in California
7th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Mission San Jose High scored an average 91% 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 1.5% of California high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90% to 94%*95% or more*
Boys85% to 89%*90% to 94%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander93%94%
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanicless than 50%*50% or more*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White60% to 79%*80% or more*
With Disabilites20% or less*21% to 39%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1419

The average SAT score for Mission San Jose High students in 2016 was 1419.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
19%
Rank in California
759th
Rating
2 out of 10

208 out of 1,079 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (19%). College admission testing participation is well below the California median rate of 29% and in the bottom 22% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
54%
AP Pass Rank in California
62nd
AP Pass Rate Rating
9 out of 10

Mission San Jose High offers 16 AP courses. 54 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 99% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Mission San Jose High had 627 taking AP exams with a 556 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 93% percentile and significantly above the California state median of 55 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 89% 55%
Students enrolled in an AP class 54% 21%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 33%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 29%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 26%
AP Courses Offered 16

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%14%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.2%2
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.2%2
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.1%24
Boys1.8%20
Girls0.4%4

Location

Mission San Jose High
41717 Palm Ave.
Fremont, CA
94539
(510)657-3600

10 out of 10 1

District

Fremont Unified
Fremont, CA