Simi Valley Unified School District

101 W. Cochran St
Simi Valley, CA 93065-1934
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 27 public schools serving 15,695 students in Simi 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 Simi Valley Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
27 Schools
10,375 Schools
# Students
15,695 Students
5,876,295 Students
# Teachers
689 Teachers
267,757 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Simi Valley Unified School District, which is ranked #539 of all 1,167 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#522 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Simi Valley Unified  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Simi 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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Simi 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 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Simi Valley Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.64
0.63
# American Indian Students
17 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1,540 Students
696,628 Students
% Asian Students
10%
12%
# Hispanic Students
6,561 Students
3,281,568 Students
% Hispanic Students
42%
56%
# Black Students
183 Students
296,694 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
6,571 Students
1,235,074 Students
% White Students
42%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
26 Students
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
780 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
1,223
469,461
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,076
408,174
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,127
421,021
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,087
426,338
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,112
432,663
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,084
440,560
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,104
440,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,151
434,863
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,193
455,685
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,328
484,040
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,429
494,745
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,344
478,449
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,437
489,789
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,173 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,806. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,931 is less than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$238 MM
$116,387 MM
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Spending
$234 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Simi Valley Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,173
$19,806
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Simi 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,931
$18,241
This chart display average spending per public school student in Simi 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 2020-21 school year data.

Best Simi Valley Unified School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Vista Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2175 Wisteria St.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6750
Grades: K-6
| 614 students
Rank: #22.
Big Springs Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3401 Big Springs Ave.
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 520-6710
Grades: K-6
| 496 students
Rank: #33.
Hollow Hills Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
828 Gibson Ave.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6720
Grades: K-6
| 632 students
Rank: #44.
Wood Ranch Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
455 Cir. Knoll Dr.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6370
Grades: K-6
| 509 students
Rank: #55.
Santa Susana High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3570 E. Cochran St.
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 520-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,076 students
Rank: #66.
Atherwood Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2350 E. Greensward St.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6730
Grades: K-6
| 475 students
Rank: #77.
Township Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4101 Township Ave.
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 520-6770
Grades: K-6
| 536 students
Rank: #88.
Simi Valley High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5400 Cochran St.
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 577-1400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,967 students
Rank: #99.
White Oak Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2201 Alscot Ave.
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 520-6617
Grades: K-6
| 365 students
Rank: #1010.
Katherine Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5455 Katherine St.
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 520-6780
Grades: K-6
| 312 students
Rank: #1111.
Monte Vista
Alternative School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1220 Fourth St.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 579-6326
Grades: K-12
| 538 students
Rank: #1212.
Hillside Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2222 E. Fitzgerald Rd.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6810
Grades: 6-8
| 897 students
Rank: #1313.
Madera Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
250 Royal Ave.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6740
Grades: K-6
| 286 students
Rank: #1414.
Sycamore Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2100 Ravenna St.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6745
Grades: K-6
| 335 students
Rank: #1515.
Valley View Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3347 Tapo St.
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 520-6820
Grades: 6-8
| 1,057 students
Rank: #1616.
Sinaloa Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
601 Royal Ave.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6830
Grades: 6-8
| 808 students
Rank: #1717.
Garden Grove Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2250 N. Tracy Ave.
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 520-6700
Grades: K-6
| 319 students
Rank: #1818.
Crestview Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
900 Crosby Ave.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6715
Grades: K-6
| 281 students
Rank: #1919.
Mountain View Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2925 Fletcher Ave.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6775
Grades: K-6
| 383 students
Rank: #2020.
Knolls Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6334 Katherine Rd.
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 520-6735
Grades: K-6
| 217 students
Rank: #2121.
Royal High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1402 Royal Ave.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 306-4875
Grades: 9-12
| 2,101 students
Rank: #2222.
Arroyo Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
225 Ulysses St.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 306-4420
Grades: K-6
| 211 students
Rank: #2323.
Berylwood Elementary School
Math: 14% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2300 Heywood St.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6705
Grades: K-6
| 466 students
Rank: #2424.
Santa Susana Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4300 Apricot Rd.
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 520-6765
Grades: K-6
| 307 students
Rank: #2525.
Park View Elementary School
Math: 16% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1500 Alexander St.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6755
Grades: K-6
| 402 students
Rank: #2626.
Apollo High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3150 Sch St.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6150
Grades: 9-12
| 105 students
Rank: n/an/a
Justin Early Learners Academy
Special Education School
2245 N. Justin Ave.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(805) 520-6619
Grades: n/a
| 0 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Simi Valley Unified School District?
Simi Valley Unified School District manages 27 public schools serving 15,695 students.
What is the rank of Simi Valley Unified School District?
Simi Valley Unified School District is ranked #539 out of 1,167 school districts in California (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of California school districts for: Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Simi Valley Unified School District?
42% of Simi Valley Unified School District students are Hispanic, 42% of students are White, 10% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Simi Valley Unified School District?
Simi Valley Unified School District has a student/teacher ratio of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Simi Valley Unified School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $14,931 is less than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 27 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 15,695 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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