Buena High School

Tel: (805)289-1826
  • Buena High School serves 1,949 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Buena High School operates within the Ventura Unified School District.
  • Ventura Unified School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1949 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,949 students
Gender %Buena High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
Students by GradeBuena High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
52%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
41%
24%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsBuena High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.570.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%

District Comparison

  • Ventura Unified School District's student population of 17,108 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 73% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,878 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,297 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameVentura Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
4
Number of Students Managed17,1081,564
Ventura Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate82%83%
Ventura Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$155 MM$17 MM
Ventura Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$162 MM$18 MM
Ventura Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,878$10,991
Ventura Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,297$11,482
Ventura Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • Ventura Balboa Middle School Charter School
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    0.5 miles
    247 Hill Rd.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1800
    0.5 6-8 1158
  • Ventura Foothill Technology High School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1023 students
    0.5 miles
    100 Day Rd.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-0023
    0.5 9-12 1023
  • Ventura Poinsettia Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 507 students
    0.5 miles
    350 N. Victoria Ave.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-7971
    0.5 KG-5 507
  • Ojai El Camino High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 290 students
    0.6 miles
    61 Day Rd.
    Ojai, CA 93023
    (805)289-7955
    0.6 9-12 290
  • Ventura Elmhurst Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 524 students
    0.6 miles
    5080 Elmhurst St.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1860
    0.6 KG-5 524

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.