El Cajon Valley High School

El Cajon Valley High School serves 1,784 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
El Cajon Valley High School operates within the Grossmont Union High School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1784 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,784 students
El Cajon Valley High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % El Cajon Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
El Cajon Valley High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade El Cajon Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 25:1
El Cajon Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
11%
El Cajon Valley High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
39%
53%
El Cajon Valley High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
9%
6%
El Cajon Valley High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
47%
25%
El Cajon Valley High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
El Cajon Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.42
El Cajon Valley High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
85%
49%
El Cajon Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
9%
El Cajon Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Grossmont Union High School District's student population of 22,555 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,835 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,190 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Grossmont Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed 22,555 1,757
Grossmont Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 83%
Grossmont Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2007)
District Total Revenue $251 MM $17 MM
Grossmont Union High School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $336 MM $18 MM
Grossmont Union High School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,835 $10,238
Grossmont Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $13,190 $10,739
Grossmont Union High School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Diego Valley Charter (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cajon Valley Community Day (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Naranca Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • El CajonNaranca Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 843 students
    0.3 miles
    1030 Naranca Ave
    El CajonCA 92021
    (619)588-3087
    0.3KG-5843
  • El CajonCajon Valley Community DayAlternative School
    Grades: 6-8 | 19 students
    0.5 miles
    165 Roanoke Rd
    El CajonCA 92021
    (619)588-3296
    0.56-819
  • El CajonCajon Valley Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 881 students
    0.5 miles
    550 Park Ave
    El CajonCA 92020
    (619)588-3092
    0.56-8881
  • El CajonJohnson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 640 students
    0.5 miles
    500 West Madison
    El CajonCA 92020
    (619)588-3139
    0.5KG-5640
  • El CajonLexington Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 763 students
    0.7 miles
    533 South First St
    El CajonCA 92019
    (619)588-3075
    0.7KG-5763

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