Pleasant Valley High School

Pleasant Valley High School serves 1,865 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Pleasant Valley High School operates within the Chico Unified-1 School District.
Chico Unified-1 School District's 86% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1865 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,865 students
Pleasant Valley High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pleasant Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Pleasant Valley High School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Pleasant 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 0.49 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
Pleasant Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Pleasant Valley High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Asian
7%
11%
Pleasant Valley High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
19%
53%
Pleasant Valley High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
2%
6%
Pleasant Valley High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
69%
25%
Pleasant Valley High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Pleasant Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
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.
0.49 0.42
Pleasant 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.
29%
49%
Pleasant 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.
7%
9%
Pleasant Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Chico Unified-1 School District's student population of 13,817 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,738 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,453 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Chico Unified-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
4
Number of Students Managed 13,817 1,757
Chico Unified-1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 86% 83%
Chico Unified-1 School District Graduation Rate (2003-2014)
District Total Revenue $139 MM $17 MM
Chico Unified-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $123 MM $18 MM
Chico Unified-1 School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,738 $10,238
Chico Unified-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,453 $10,739
Chico Unified-1 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Loma Vista (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Loma Vista (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loma Vista (0.1 miles away)
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    0.1 miles
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    (530)879-7400
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    Grades: KG-6 | 577 students
    0.1 miles
    2446 Marigold Ave
    ChicoCA 95926
    (530)891-3121
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    0.8 miles
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    ChicoCA 95926
    (530)891-3117
    0.8KG-6651
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    Grades: KG-8 | 406 students
    1 miles
    450 West East Ave
    ChicoCA 95926
    (530)879-7483
    1KG-8406
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    1 miles
    746 Moss Ave
    ChicoCA 95926
    (530)513-2296
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