Valley View High School

9701 South Jackson Rd

Pharr, TX 78577-9705

Tel: (956)843-9222
Grades: 9-12

995 students

Valley View High School serves 995 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Valley View High School operates within the Valley View Independent School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is equal to the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 995 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 995 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Students by Grade Valley View High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 14:1
Hispanic
99%
50%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.02 0.41
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
44%
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
7%
Valley View High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2007)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,760 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Valley View Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 4,760 730
Valley View Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 80%
Valley View Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $9 MM
Valley View Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $52 MM $9 MM
Valley View Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,016 $11,947
Valley View Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,676 $12,666
Valley View Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Valley View H S Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valley View 6th Grade Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley View South Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PharrValley View J High School
    9701 South Jackson Rd
    PharrTX 78577
    (956)843-2452
    0 mi | 616 students | Gr. 6-7                      
  • PharrValley View H S Academy
    Alternative School
    9701 South Jackson Rd
    PharrTX 78577
    (956)843-9222
    Alternative School

    0 mi | 32 students | Gr. 10                      
  • PharrValley View Elementary School
    9701 South Jackson Rd
    PharrTX 78577
    (956)843-2731
    0 mi | 590 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • PharrValley View 6th Grade Academy
    Alternative School
    9701 South Jackson Rd
    PharrTX 78577
    (956)843-2452
    Alternative School

    0 mi | 35 students | Gr. 6                      
  • PharrValley View North Elementary School
    9701 South Jackson Rd
    PharrTX 78577
    (956)783-1134
    0 mi | 563 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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Did You Know?
Pharr, TX 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 0.02, which is lower than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Pharr is Vanguard Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.