Pleasant Valley High School

Pleasant Valley High School serves 1,949 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Pleasant Valley High School operates within the Chico Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 1949 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,949 students
Pleasant Valley High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Pleasant Valley High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pleasant Valley High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 22:1
Pleasant Valley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Pleasant Valley High School American Indian (1990-2012)
Asian
7%
11%
Pleasant Valley High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
15%
52%
Pleasant Valley High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
7%
Pleasant Valley High School Black (1988-2012)
White
71%
26%
Pleasant Valley High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pleasant Valley High School Sch Ethnicity Pleasant Valley High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.47 1.15
Pleasant Valley High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Pleasant Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Pleasant Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,531 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Chico Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
4
Number of Students Managed 13,531 1,671
Chico Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a n/a
Chico Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2008)
District Total Revenue $137 MM $19 MM
District Spending $115 MM $18 MM
Chico Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,152 $11,099
Chico Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,569 $10,975
Chico Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Marigold Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chico Marigold Elementary School
    2446 Marigold Ave
    Chico , CA , 95926
    (530)891-3121
    0.1  mi  |  535  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Chico Loma Vista
    Special Education School
    2404 Marigold Ave
    Chico , CA , 95926
    (530)879-7400
    Special Education School
    0.1  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Chico Sierra View Elementary School
    Alternative School
    1598 Hooker Oak Ave
    Chico , CA , 95926
    (530)891-3117
    Alternative School
    0.8  mi  |  630  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Chico Sherwood Montessori
    Charter School
    746 Moss Ave
    Chico , CA , 95926
    (530)513-2296
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  118  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Chico Blue Oak Charter
    Charter School
    450 West East Ave
    Chico , CA , 95926
    (530)879-7490
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  400  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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Chico, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.46, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Chico is Citrus Avenue Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.