Moorpark High School in Moorpark, CA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,092
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    391 3.7
  • Ranking

Moorpark High School is a public coed school in Moorpark, California. It has 2,092 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 70% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 391 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

4500 Tierra Rejada Rd
Moorpark, CA 93021
(805) 378-6305

Ratings and Reviews
3.7 from 391 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 5
    Health & Safety: We have an in school officer that makes sure we are safe.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There are a lot of clubs and sports you can join and everyone is welcomed.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: The school is great it gives you a lot of options when you are struggling in something
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: Some teachers go beyond and try to make sure kids understand the subject but other may not really care.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Academics: All of the math teachers I have had at Moorpark High School have been excellent. A lot of the teachers truly care about their students.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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4.00 Thousand Oaks High School 4 mi. 2,304
4.00 Newbury Park High School 7 mi. 2,542
California Virtual Academy at San Joaquin 6 mi. 1,596
2.66 California Virtual Academy at San Diego 6 mi. 3,091
3.66 Adolfo Camarillo High School 7 mi. 2,568

Around Moorpark High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 49%
Male 50%

Student Diversity

Moorpark High School United States California Adolfo Camarillo High School California Virtual Academy at San Diego California Virtual Academy at San Joaquin Newbury Park High School Thousand Oaks High School
White 50.0% 51.0% 24.8% 45.0% 54.0% 45.0% 65.0% 64.0%
Hispanic 38.0% 25.0% 53.3% 38.0% 24.0% 21.0% 19.0% 24.0%
Asian 7.0% 4.8% 11.3% 10.0% 7.0% 11.0% 10.0% 6.0%
African American 1.0% 15.0% 6.1% 1.0% 9.0% 18.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.8% 3.3% 2.0% 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.6% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.5% 0% 0% 1.0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 25.9%
Grade 10 25.2%
Grade 11 23.9%
Grade 12 25.0%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 54 responses

  • 74% Yes
  • 20% Not sure.
  • 6% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 44 responses

  • 20% The teachers really care about their students.
  • 17% Focus on academics and well roundedness of student
  • 14% Lots of school spirit.
  • 13% The counselors give you good guidance
  • 13% The availability of AP courses
  • 9% Passing grades
  • 8% Happy students.
  • 5% The variety of classes offered

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 20% No way in, no way out. They put up stupid gates
  • 16% No study halls.
  • 14% Free periods are only allowed 1st and 6th period
  • 14% The administration is unbearable to work with.
  • 11% The cliques
  • 11% Can be ruling at times
  • 7% No school spirit
  • 5% No good food options on campus
  • 2% Some unprofessional teachers

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 43 responses

  • 44% It's the only high school in the city.
  • 19% The teachers really care about their students.
  • 14% We ban together in time of need
  • 14% The school is in a safe environment.
  • 7% It provides a peaceful learning environment.
  • 2% Students are well-behaved and mostly accepting.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 44 responses

  • 48% All for one, one for all.
  • 20% Musketeer
  • 9% Lockdown
  • 9% Two-faced
  • 5% Helpful
  • 5% Competitive.
  • 2% Exhausting
  • 2% Small

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 30 responses

  • 37% Stay focused, do the homework, and be tentative
  • 20% Stay true to yourself, you WILL fit in.
  • 13% High school is a game. Play it well.
  • 7% Know your priorities.
  • 7% Nobody cares what you do or who you are.
  • 7% Do your homework. theres a lot
  • 3% Stay focused, school first, then friends and fun
  • 3% You should be yourself but no one will like that
  • 3% Prepare for the crazy weather.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 32 responses

  • 9% I love everything about this school.
  • 81% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 6% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 3% I hate everything about this school.