Mission San Jose High
Best High School in California#74
|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Fremont Unified|
|Location||41717 Palm Ave.
Fremont, CA 94539
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.
The Mission San Jose High student body is almost exclusively Asian Pacific with a small White population and has extremely low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0%||1|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.1%||2|
|Two or more races||0.5%||11|
vs. other California high schoolsUpper 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
State Standardized Test Performance
Rank in California7th
Rating10 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|
|Girls||90% to 94%*||95% or more*|
|Boys||85% to 89%*||90% to 94%*|
State Test Proficiency by Subgroup
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||93%||94%|
|Hispanic||less than 50%*||50% or more*|
|White||60% to 79%*||80% or more*|
|With Disabilites||20% or less*||21% to 39%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
College Admission Test Scoring
Average SAT Score1419
The average SAT score for Mission San Jose High students in 2016 was 1419.
College Admission Test Participation
Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT19%
Rank in California759th
Rating2 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 Rate54%
AP Pass Rank in California62nd
AP Pass Rate Rating9 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.
|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|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||12%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||14%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%|
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Mission San Jose High
41717 Palm Ave.