Big Valley Joint Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 117 students in Big Valley Joint Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Big Valley Joint Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Big Valley Joint Unified School District are Big Valley Elementary School and Big Valley Jr. Sr. High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Big Valley Joint Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Big Valley Joint Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Big Valley Joint Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
2 Schools
10,294 Schools
# Students
117 Students
5,952,381 Students
# Teachers
9 Teachers
264,811 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Big Valley Joint Unified School District, which is ranked #1374 of all 1,873 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1464 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Big Valley Joint Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Big Valley Joint Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Big Valley Joint Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥80%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Big Valley Joint Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.38
0.63
# American Indian Students
5 Students
28,351 Students
% American Indian Students
4%
n/a
# Asian Students
n/a
702,409 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
12%
# Hispanic Students
20 Students
3,303,374 Students
% Hispanic Students
17%
56%
# Black Students
n/a
306,585 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
90 Students
1,290,217 Students
% White Students
77%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
25,751 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2 Students
294,102 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
14
458,150
# Students in 1st Grade:
8
423,156
# Students in 2nd Grade:
17
429,338
# Students in 3rd Grade:
3
436,138
# Students in 4th Grade:
10
443,865
# Students in 5th Grade:
10
446,171
# Students in 6th Grade:
9
437,696
# Students in 7th Grade:
6
457,616
# Students in 8th Grade:
9
465,035
# Students in 9th Grade:
4
499,550
# Students in 10th Grade:
10
493,565
# Students in 11th Grade:
7
477,486
# Students in 12th Grade:
10
484,615
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $21,812 is higher than the state median of $19,522. The school district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,974 is higher than the state median of $19,618. The school district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$3 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Big Valley Joint Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$3 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Big Valley Joint Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$21,812
$19,522
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Big Valley Joint Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$20,974
$19,618
This chart display average spending per public school student in Big Valley Joint Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Big Valley Joint Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Big Valley Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
90 First St.
Bieber, CA 96009
(530) 294-5109
Grades: K-5
| 62 students
Rank: #22.
Big Valley Jr. Sr. High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Bridge St.
Bieber, CA 96009
(530) 294-5231
Grades: 6-12
| 55 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Big Valley Joint Unified School District
  • 400 Bridge St., Bieber, CA, 96009-0157
  • (530) 294-5266
  • bigvalleyschool.org
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 117 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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