Big Valley Junior Senior High School

  • Big Valley Junior Senior High School serves 81 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Big Valley Junior Senior High School's student population of 81 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students81 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Big Valley Junior Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Big Valley Junior Senior High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#8567 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:123:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
18%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
78%
24%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.41
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Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
9%
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School District NameBig Valley Joint Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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