PROFICIENCY n/a equal to state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
60%Santa Ynez Valley Union High
47%Santa Ynez

Refugio High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Santa Ynez Valley Union High" in Santa Ynez, CA. There are a total of 24 students and 2 teachers at Refugio High, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 10 free lunch students and 3 reduced lunch students.

Refugio High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of n/a, which is equal to the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch10
Reduced lunch3


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

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 Refugio High, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

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.

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Refugio High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 29.2% 53.9% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.0% 0.0% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.8% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 54.2% 39.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 8.3% 1.8% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 8.3% 3.8% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Santa Ynez Valley Union High60%0.0Santa Ynez, CA
Santa Ynez Elementary40%0.9Santa Ynez, CA
Santa Ynez Valley Charter42%1.1Santa Ynez, CA
Ballard Elementary82%2.3Ballard, CA
Solvang Elementary43%2.5Solvang, CA
Los Olivos Elementary65%3.9Los Olivos, CA
Jonata Middle School55%5.7Buellton, CA
Oak Valley Elementary62%6.1Buellton, CA
Olga L. Reed Elementary27%13.6Los Alamos, CA

Santa Ynez demographics profile

StatisticSanta YnezCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)87023291
Median age49.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%52%55%
Speak English88%56%79%
Speak Spanish6%29%13%

Education level achieved in Santa Ynez

IndexSanta YnezCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade93.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school93.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college75.1%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree50.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Refugio High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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