PROFICIENCY 32% 17% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
31%Santa Maria Joint Union High
40%Orcutt
38%California

Ernest Righetti High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Santa Maria Joint Union High" in Orcutt, CA. There are a total of 2,080 students and 89 teachers at Ernest Righetti High, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 671 free lunch students and 230 reduced lunch students.

Ernest Righetti High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 31.5%, which is 17% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2080
Teachers88.94
Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch671
Reduced lunch230

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment325
Taking some courses193
Taking some courses (not tests)133
Passing some courses116
Passing no courses67

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Ernest Righetti High, there are a total of 325 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 193 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All18%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School18%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School45%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Ernest Righetti High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 31.6% 11.9% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 1.8% 1.1% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.5% 3.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 57.8% 81.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.7% 2.3% 3.1% 3.1%

Orcutt demographics profile

StatisticOrcuttCaliforniaNational
Population30,10939,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,70625691
Median age41.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%52%55%
Speak English84%56%79%
Speak Spanish12%29%13%

Education level achieved in Orcutt

IndexOrcuttCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade90.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school89.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college70.9%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree40.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.7%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters10.9%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Ernest Righetti High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.