Vista Murrieta High School



Vista Murrieta High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Vista Murrieta High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 950
10 877
11 900
12 814
UG 18

Vista Murrieta High School is a public high school of the Murrieta Valley Unified School District located in Murrieta, CA. It has 3,559 students in grades 9th through 12th. Vista Murrieta High School is the 15th largest public high school in California and the 103rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 28.4 to 1.

Total Students: 3,559
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 125.39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 103rd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in California: 15th out of 2,635
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,430th out of 2,608
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 43rd out of 2,608

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Vista Murrieta High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,783
(50%)
4,363
(51%)
 Female 1,776
(50%)
4,148
(49%)

Vista Murrieta High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,390
(39%)
3,907
(46%)
 Hispanic 1,157
(33%)
2,735
(32%)
 Asian 454
(13%)
810
(10%)
 Black 269
(8%)
523
(6%)
 Two or More 239
(7%)
435
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 42
(1%)
68
(1%)
 American Indian 8
(0%)
33
(0%)

Vista Murrieta High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 2,596
(73%)
6,302
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 704
(20%)
1,594
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 259
(7%)
615
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Vista Murrieta High School is ranked 426th out of 2,578 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Vista Murrieta High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (27.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 55.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Vista Murrieta High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2908
2006 3193
2007 3251
2008 3592
2009 3388
2010 3365
2011 3227
2012 3323
2013 3445
2014 3456
2015 3559

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.1
2006 22.7
2007 19.9
2008 24.3
2009 25.6
2010 N/A
2011 26.3
2012 27.8
2013 26.9
2014 26.2
2015 28.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.13136176066025
2006 0.11619166927654
2007 0.15595201476469
2008 0.15478841870824
2009 0.19332939787485
2010 0.22823179791976
2011 0.12116516888751
2012 0.31778513391514
2013 0.30827285921626
2014 0.26822916666667
2015 0.2705816240517

Compare Vista Murrieta High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
2,840.0% 28.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 27.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 

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