|Rating||10 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Mountain View-Los Altos Union High|
|Location||3535 Truman Ave.
Mountain View, CA 94040
Mountain View 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 36th in the best public high schools in California.
The Mountain View High student body is predominantly White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.2%||3|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||1%||18|
|Two or more races||2.3%||43|
14.3% 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, Mountain View High students are largely upper income and rank 144th in California for high school student family income.
Students at Mountain View High scored an average 70% 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 8.2% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||75% to 79%*||80% to 84%*|
|Boys||55% to 59%*||65% to 69%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||75% to 79%*||75% to 79%*|
|Hispanic||30% to 34%*||45% to 49%*|
|White||75% to 79%*||90% to 94%*|
|With Disabilites||11% to 19%*||20% to 29%*|
|Limited English||10% or less*||11% to 19%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Mountain View High students in 2016 was 1262.
589 out of 909 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (65%). College admission testing participation is significantly above the California median rate of 25% and in the top 6% for participation.
Mountain View High offers 20 AP courses. 41 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 95% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Mountain View High had 627 taking AP exams with a 533 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 92% percentile and significantly above the state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||85%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||41%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||13%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||15%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||29%|
|AP Courses Offered||20|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||10%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||11%|
Mountain View High
3535 Truman Ave.
Mountain View, CA
Mountain View-Los Altos Union High
Mountain View, CA