|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Fremont Union High|
|Location||21840 McClellan Rd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
Monta Vista 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 1st in the best public high schools in California.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Monta Vista High student body is mostly Asian Pacific with a smaller White population and has low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0%||1|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||3.6%||86|
1.7% 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, Monta Vista High students are largely wealthy and rank 19th in California for high school student family income.
Students at Monta Vista High scored an average 94% 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 1.2% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||90% to 94%*||95% or more*|
|Boys||90% to 94%*||95% or more*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||97%||97%|
|Hispanic||less than 50%*||50% or more*|
|Multiracial||60% to 79%*||80% or more*|
|White||85% to 89%*||90% to 94%*|
|With Disabilites||40% to 49%*||60% to 79%*|
|Limited English||80% or more*||less than 50%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Monta Vista High students in 2016 was 1411.
853 out of 1,183 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (72%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the California median rate of 29% and in the top 5% for participation.
Monta Vista High offers 17 AP courses. 47 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 97% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Monta Vista High had 966 taking AP exams with a 896 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||47%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||27%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||26%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||34%|
|AP Courses Offered||17|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||10%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||10%|
Monta Vista High
21840 McClellan Rd.
Fremont Union High