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Monta Vista High School is a public school in Cupertino, CA. It has 2,488 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 181 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Overall Experience: It is definitely a good school as far as academics go!

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Parent

On Academics: Very rigorous academics; too much sometimes!

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High School Senior

On Health & Safety: The staff members really care about the student's health.

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High School Senior

On Teachers: The teachers really care about the students, and even allow outside classroom time for students who are struggling in the class.

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On Administration & Policies: The school is very strict with zero tolerance and cheating.

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Monta Vista High School is a public school in Cupertino, CA. It has 2,488 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 181 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

97%

Test Performance

98
Monta Vista High School performed better than 98% of other schools on California math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
2120

Based on 252 students surveyed
Math
730
Verbal
680
Writing
710

ACT:
32

Based on 83 students surveyed
Math
33
English
32
Reading
31
Science
30
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 29% Workload
  • 25% Stress
  • 17% Competition
  • 12% Bad teachers
  • 8% Too many people at this school
  • 8% Lack of diversity

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 71% Time management and knowing your interests
  • 14% Dare to be different
  • 14% Do well in classes, but search for your interests

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 57% Very stressful and competitive
  • 29% Academically intensive
  • 14% Book-smart

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 29% Yes
  • 35% Not sure.
  • 35% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 6 responses

  • 50% It is very competitive but has school spirit
  • 33% More academics-oriented people than normal
  • 17% Its full of students who care more for schoolwork

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
51.7%
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Female
48.3%
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Racial Diversity

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Asian
77.4%
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White
19.9%
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Hispanic
2.0%
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African American
0.4%
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Native American
0.2%
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Multiracial
0.1%
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Pacific Islander
0.1%