Manteca High School
11 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Manteca High School
Manteca High School is a public high school located in Manteca, California. It is part of the Manteca Unified School District and serves students in grades 9-12. The school was founded in 1924 and is one of the oldest high schools in the San Joaquin Valley. Manteca High School offers a wide range of educational opportunities to its students, including Advanced Placement courses, honors classes, and career and technical education. The school also has a strong focus on the arts, with a variety of visual and performing arts programs for students to explore. Outside of the classroom, students can take part in a variety of extracurricular activities, such as sports, clubs, and student government. At Manteca High School, students are encouraged to explore their passions and develop their talents in a supportive and nurturing environment.
450 E. Yosemite Ave.
Manteca, CA 95336
9 – 12
Overview Manteca High School
Manteca High School serves 1,742 students in grades 9-12.
Manteca High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Manteca High School
Manteca High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Manteca High School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.