Hesperia Unified


The Hesperia Unified School District in California serves a diverse community, with 25 schools spanning 15 elementary, 3 middle, 6 high, and 1 alternative school. The district faces challenges in academic performance, with significant disparities between the highest and lowest-performing schools. However, a few standout schools, like Krystal School of Science, Math & Technology and Mesquite Trails Elementary, demonstrate stronger academic results compared to their peers.

Among the high schools, Sultana High stands out with a 3 out of 5 SchoolDigger star rating, the highest graduation rate (98.4%) and the lowest dropout rate (1.4%) in the district. In contrast, Canyon Ridge High has the lowest graduation rate (78.1%) and the highest dropout rate (19.4%) in the district. Chronic absenteeism is a significant issue across the Hesperia Unified district, with rates ranging from 18.7% at Krystal School of Science, Math & Technology to 78.6% at Hesperia Community Day.

The data suggests a correlation between socioeconomic status and academic outcomes, with the schools serving the highest proportions of students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch generally performing the lowest on state assessments. Addressing these disparities and improving student attendance and engagement will be crucial for the district to raise overall academic achievement and provide equitable educational opportunities for all students.

District Detail

 15576 Main St.
Hesperia, CA 92345-3482

 (760) 244-4411

SchoolDigger Rank:
1340th of 1560 California districts

See the 2023 California District rankings!
Grades served: K-12
Students: 22,945

Primary Schools: 15
Middle Schools: 3
High Schools: 6
Alternative Schools: 1
We found 25 schools.

SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the California Department of Education.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMERS: Not all boundaries are included. We make every effort to ensure that boundaries are up-to-date. But it's important to note that these are approximations and are for general informational purposes only. To verify legal descriptions of boundaries or school locations, contact your local tax assessor's office and/or school district.

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