Centinela Valley Union High School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 6,046 students in Centinela Valley Union High School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Centinela Valley Union High School District have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Centinela Valley Union High School District are Centinela Valley Independent Study, Hawthorne High School and Lawndale High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Centinela Valley Union High School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Centinela Valley Union High School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Centinela Valley Union High School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
09 - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
5 Schools
10,294 Schools
# Students
6,046 Students
5,952,381 Students
# Teachers
315 Teachers
264,811 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Centinela Valley Union High School District, which is ranked #1316 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 88% has increased from 71% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1358 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Centinela Valley Union High  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Centinela Valley Union High  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)
47%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Centinela Valley Union High  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
88%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Centinela Valley Union High  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.39
0.63
# American Indian Students
6 Students
28,351 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
186 Students
702,409 Students
% Asian Students
3%
12%
# Hispanic Students
4,653 Students
3,303,374 Students
% Hispanic Students
77%
56%
# Black Students
890 Students
306,585 Students
% Black Students
15%
5%
# White Students
84 Students
1,290,217 Students
% White Students
1%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
50 Students
25,751 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
177 Students
294,102 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
-
458,150
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
423,156
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
429,338
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
436,138
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
443,865
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
446,171
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
437,696
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
457,616
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
465,035
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,415
499,550
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,480
493,565
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,521
477,486
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,630
484,615
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,954 is higher than the state median of $19,522. The school district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $21,606 is higher than the state median of $19,618. The school district spending/student has grown by 23% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$151 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Centinela Valley Union High  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)
$131 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Centinela Valley Union High  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
$24,954
$19,522
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Centinela Valley Union High  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
$21,606
$19,618
This chart display average spending per public school student in Centinela Valley Union High  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 Centinela Valley Union High School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Centinela Valley Independent Study
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4951 Marine Ave.
Lawndale, CA 90260
(310) 263-3264
Grades: 9-12
| 23 students
Rank: #22.
Hawthorne High School
Math: 15% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4859 W. El Segundo Blvd.
Hawthorne, CA 90250
(310) 263-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,797 students
Rank: #33.
Lawndale High School
Math: 16% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
14901 S. Inglewood Ave.
Lawndale, CA 90260
(310) 263-3102
Grades: 9-12
| 2,077 students
Rank: #44.
Leuzinger High School
Math: 19% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4118 W. Rosecrans Ave.
Lawndale, CA 90260
(310) 263-2208
Grades: 9-12
| 1,867 students
Rank: #55.
R. K. Lloyde High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4951 Marine Ave.
Lawndale, CA 90260
(310) 263-3264
Grades: 9-12
| 282 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Centinela Valley Union High School District
  • 14901 S. Inglewood Ave., Lawndale, CA, 90260-1251
  • (310) 263-3200
  • centinela.k12.ca.us
  • Grades: 09 - 12
  • Students: 6,046 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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