Castro Valley Unified School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 16 public schools serving 9,190 students in Castro Valley Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Castro Valley Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Castro Valley Unified School District are Jensen Ranch Elementary School, Independent Elementary School and Proctor Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Castro Valley Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Castro Valley 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
16 Schools
10,294 Schools
# Students
9,190 Students
5,952,381 Students
# Teachers
398 Teachers
264,811 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Castro Valley Unified School District, which is ranked #208 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 93% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#203 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Castro Valley Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Castro Valley 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)
68%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Castro Valley 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
93%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Castro Valley 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
0.76
0.63
# American Indian Students
10 Students
28,351 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
3,136 Students
702,409 Students
% Asian Students
34%
12%
# Hispanic Students
2,145 Students
3,303,374 Students
% Hispanic Students
23%
56%
# Black Students
446 Students
306,585 Students
% Black Students
5%
5%
# White Students
2,231 Students
1,290,217 Students
% White Students
24%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
36 Students
25,751 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,182 Students
294,102 Students
% of Two or more races Students
13%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
724
458,150
# Students in 1st Grade:
681
423,156
# Students in 2nd Grade:
631
429,338
# Students in 3rd Grade:
653
436,138
# Students in 4th Grade:
684
443,865
# Students in 5th Grade:
678
446,171
# Students in 6th Grade:
695
437,696
# Students in 7th Grade:
716
457,616
# Students in 8th Grade:
725
465,035
# Students in 9th Grade:
744
499,550
# Students in 10th Grade:
756
493,565
# Students in 11th Grade:
701
477,486
# Students in 12th Grade:
802
484,615
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,605 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,522. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,529 is less than the state median of $19,618. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$143 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Castro Valley 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)
$152 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Castro Valley 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
$15,605
$19,522
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Castro Valley 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
$16,529
$19,618
This chart display average spending per public school student in Castro Valley 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 Castro Valley Unified School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Jensen Ranch Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
20001 Carson Ln.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-6365
Grades: K-5
| 403 students
Rank: #22.
Independent Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
21201 Independent Sch Rd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-9558
Grades: K-5
| 629 students
Rank: #33.
Proctor Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
17520 Redwood Rd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-0630
Grades: K-5
| 557 students
Rank: #44.
Chabot Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
19104 Lake Chabot Rd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-2342
Grades: K-5
| 458 students
Rank: #55.
Palomares Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6395 Palo Verde Rd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 582-4207
Grades: K-5
| 139 students
Rank: #66.
Vannoy Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5100 Vannoy
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-1832
Grades: K-5
| 411 students
Rank: #77.
Marshall Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
20111 Marshall St.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-2431
Grades: K-5
| 491 students
Rank: #88.
Creekside Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
19722 Center St.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 247-0665
Grades: 6-8
| 777 students
Rank: #99.
Castro Valley High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
19400 Santa Maria Ave.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-5910
Grades: 9-12
| 2,641 students
Rank: #1010.
Castro Valley Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
20185 San Miguel Ave.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-1919
Grades: K-5
| 474 students
Rank: #1111.
Canyon Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
19600 Cull Canyon Rd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 538-8833
Grades: 6-8
| 1,359 students
Rank: #1212.
Stanton Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2644 Somerset Ave.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 727-9192
Grades: K-5
| 489 students
Rank: #1313.
Castro Valley Virtual Academy
Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
18400 Clifton Way
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-3193
Grades: K-12
| 233 students
Rank: #1414.
Redwood Continuation High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
18400 Clifton Way
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-3193
Grades: 9-12
| 108 students
Rank: n/an/a
Alma Preschool
4400 Alma Ave.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-3000
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Roy A. Johnson High School
Special Education School
18400 Clifton Way
Castro Valley, CA 94546
(510) 537-3000
Grades: 9-12
| 21 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Castro Valley Unified School District
  • 4400 Alma Ave., Castro Valley, CA, 94546-0146
  • (510) 537-3000
  • cv.k12.ca.us
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 9,190 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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