Napa Valley Unified School District

2425 Jefferson St.
Napa, CA 94558-4931
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Napa Valley Unified 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%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 27 public schools serving 16,958 students in Napa Valley Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Napa Valley Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Napa Valley Unified School District are Vichy Elementary School, Canyon Oaks Elementary School and Browns Valley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Napa Valley Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
27 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
16,958 Students
5,952,849 Students
# Teachers
714 Teachers
264,836 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Napa Valley Unified School District, which is ranked #930 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 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#906 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Napa Valley Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Napa 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)
48%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Napa 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
88%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Napa 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
0.60
0.63
# American Indian Students
28 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1,581 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
9%
12%
# Hispanic Students
9,688 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
57%
56%
# Black Students
361 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# White Students
4,520 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
27%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
34 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
740 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
1,219
458,222
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,141
423,251
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,053
429,440
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,236
436,251
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,145
443,978
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,181
446,282
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,260
437,766
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,254
457,689
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,306
465,106
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,584
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,541
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,494
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,544
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,812 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,548 is less than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$251 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Napa 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)
$264 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Napa 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
$14,812
$19,734
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Napa 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
$15,548
$19,832
This chart display average spending per public school student in Napa 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 Napa Valley Unified School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Vichy Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3261 Vichy Ave.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3544
Grades: K-5
| 366 students
Rank: #22.
Canyon Oaks Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
475 Silver Oak Trail
American Canyon, CA 94503
(707) 265-2363
Grades: K-5
| 674 students
Rank: #33.
Browns Valley Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1001 Buhman Ave.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3761
Grades: K-5
| 463 students
Rank: #44.
Pueblo Vista Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1600 Barbara Rd.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3491
Grades: K-5
| 440 students
Rank: #55.
Northwood Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2214 Berks St.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3471
Grades: K-5
| 378 students
Rank: #66.
River Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1850 Salvador Ave
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-6813
Grades: 6-8
| 479 students
Rank: #77.
Donaldson Way Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
430 Donaldson Way
Vallejo, CA 94589
(707) 644-4486
Grades: K-5
| 524 students
Rank: #88.
Alta Heights Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
15 Montecito Blvd.
Napa, CA 94559
(707) 253-3671
Grades: K-5
| 339 students
Rank: #99.
American Canyon Middle School
Math: 40% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 Benton Way
Vallejo, CA 94589
(707) 259-8592
Grades: 6-8
| 1,011 students
Rank: #1010.
New Technology High School
Alternative School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
920 Yount St.
Napa, CA 94559
(707) 259-8557
Grades: 9-12
| 389 students
Rank: #1111.
Bel Aire Park Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3580 Beckworth Dr.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3775
Grades: K-5
| 448 students
Rank: #1212.
American Canyon High School
Math: 26% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3000 Newell Dr.
American Canyon, CA 94503
(707) 265-2710
Grades: 9-12
| 1,707 students
Rank: #1313.
Napa High School
Math: 25% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2475 Jefferson St.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3711
Grades: 9-12
| 1,914 students
Rank: #1414.
West Park Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2315 W. Park Ave.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3516
Grades: K-5
| 273 students
Rank: #1515.
Vintage High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1375 Trower Ave.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3601
Grades: 9-12
| 1,882 students
Rank: #1616.
Napa Valley Language Academy
Math: 30% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2700 Kilburn Ave.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3678
Grades: K-6
| 650 students
Rank: #1717.
Redwood Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3600 Oxford St.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3415
Grades: 6-8
| 808 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Napa Junction Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Napa Junction Rd.
Vallejo, CA 94589
(707) 644-0050
Grades: K-5
| 420 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Willow Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1480 El Centro Ave.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3771
Grades: K-5
| 469 students
Rank: #2020.
Napa Valley Independent Studies
Alternative School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1400 Menlo Ave
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 259-8577
Grades: K-12
| 114 students
Rank: #2121.
Silverado Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1133 Coombsville Rd.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3688
Grades: 6-8
| 733 students
Rank: #2222.
Shearer Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1590 Elm St.
Napa, CA 94559
(707) 253-3508
Grades: K-5
| 434 students
Rank: #2323.
Harvest Middle School
Math: 18% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2449 Old Sonoma Rd.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 259-8866
Grades: 6-8
| 685 students
Rank: #2424.
Phillips Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1210 Shetler Ave.
Napa, CA 94559
(707) 253-3481
Grades: K-5
| 410 students
Rank: #2525.
Mcpherson Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2670 Yajome St.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3488
Grades: K-5
| 382 students
Rank: #2626.
Snow Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1130 Foster Rd.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3666
Grades: K-5
| 388 students
Rank: #2727.
Valley Oak High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 Myrtle Ave.
Napa, CA 94558
(707) 253-3791
Grades: 10-12
| 178 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 27 schools
  • Grades: K-12
  • Enrollment: 16,958 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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