Vista High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1 Panther Dr.
Vista, CA 92084
Phone
(760) 726-5611
District
VISTA UNIFIED
County
SAN DIEGO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2360
Classroom Teachers
128

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 52.6% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Vista High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
37%
44%
56%
57%
17%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

30 25 20 15 10 5 0
18
21
23
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 601 25.5%
Grade 10 634 26.9%
Grade 11 580 24.6%
Grade 12 545 23.1%
Total 2360 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 16.0% 24.9% 24.4%
Black 1.9% 1.8% 5.7%
Hispanic 79.0% 68.4% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 3.8% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.4% 1.2% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 65.9% 62.9% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.7% 54.0% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 8.9% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 153,066 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,991.9 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.5% 35.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.8% 25.0%
65 OR OLDER 13.5% 14.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 48,730 13,044,266
Single Parent Households With Children 10.6% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.1% 83.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.8% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 15.5% 21.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.6% 16.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.7% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.0% 15.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.0% 14.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.6% 11.2%
$15,000 or less 6.8% 8.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,630 $166,598,640 57.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $622 $15,629,616 5.4%
Staff $621 $15,604,488 5.4%
General Administration $34 $854,352 0.3%
School Administration $798 $20,052,144 6.9%
Operation $839 $21,082,392 7.3%
Transportation $191 $4,799,448 1.7%
Other $500 $12,564,000 4.3%
Total Support $3,605 $90,586,440 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,328 $33,369,984 11.5%
Total Expenditures $11,564 $290,580,192 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%