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For the 2021 school year, there are 41 public schools in Visalia Unified School District, serving 28,879 students. Visalia Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Public schools in Visalia Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
The top ranked public schools in Visalia Unified School District are Oak Grove Elementary School, Hurley Elementary School and Shannon Ranch Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is more than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameVisalia Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.vusd.org
School District Phone Number(559) 730-7300
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools41 Schools10,323 Schools
# of Students28,879 Students6,200,210 Students
# of Teachers1,145 Teachers264,809 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1

District Comparison

Visalia Unified School District, which is ranked #537 of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#563 out of 989 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Visalia Unified  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Visalia 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Visalia 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Visalia Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.490.64
# of American Indian Students193 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students1,431 Students719,621 Students
% Asian Students
5%
12%
# of Hispanic Students19,850 Students3,366,633 Students
% Hispanic Students
69%
54%
# of Black Students419 Students337,800 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# of White Students5,897 Students1,437,375 Students
% White Students
20%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students40 Students28,785 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students1,049 Students273,002 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,581530,386
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,117456,975
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,157454,374
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,151446,120
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,155465,351
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,256470,766
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,235484,866
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,244474,703
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,226472,206
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,253493,729
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,152482,007
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,223473,871
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,129486,683
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $12,137 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,053. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,049 is less than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$351 MM$28 MM
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Spending$348 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Visalia Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,137$15,053
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Visalia Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,049$14,597
This chart display average spending per public school student in Visalia Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Visalia Unified School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Oak Grove Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4445 W. Ferguson Ave.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 622-3105

    Grades: K-8 | 838 students
  • Hurley Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6600 W. Hurley Ave.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 730-7905

    Grades: K-6 | 717 students
  • Shannon Ranch Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3637 N. Ranch St.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 622-3258

    Grades: K-6 | 692 students
  • Manuel F. Hernandez Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2133 N. Leila St.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 622-3199

    Grades: K-6 | 720 students
  • Linwood Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3129 S. Linwood St.
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-7776

    Grades: K-6 | 584 students
  • Ridgeview Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3315 N. Akers St.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 622-3308

    Grades: 7-8 | 776 students
  • El Diamante High School Math: 28% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    5100 W. Whitendale Ave.
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 735-3501

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,008 students
  • La Joya Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4711 W. La Vida
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-7921

    Grades: 7-8 | 885 students
  • Elbow Creek Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    32747 Rd. 138
    Visalia, CA 93292
    (559) 730-7766

    Grades: K-6 | 521 students
  • Green Acres Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1147 N. Mooney Blvd.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 730-7671

    Grades: 7-8 | 758 students
  • Mt. Whitney High School Math: 26% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    900 S. Conyer St.
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-7602

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,595 student
  • Redwood High School Math: 23% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1001 W. Main St.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 730-7367

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,266 students
  • Mountain View Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2021 S. Encina
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-7783

    Grades: K-8 | 624 students
  • Riverway Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1341 Glendale Ave.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 931-8020

    Grades: K-6 | 598 students
  • Cottonwood Creek Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4222 S. Dans St.
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 735-3539

    Grades: K-6 | 719 students
  • Golden West High School Math: 18% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1717 N. Mcauliff St.
    Visalia, CA 93292
    (559) 730-7814

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,743 student
  • Conyer Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    814 S. Sowell
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-7751

    Grades: K-6 | 426 students
  • Visalia Technical Early College Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2245 S. Linwood
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 622-3212

    Grades: 9-12 | 260 students
  • Crestwood Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3001 W. Whitendale Ave.
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-7754

    Grades: K-6 | 654 students
  • Mineral King Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3333 E. Kaweah Ave.
    Visalia, CA 93292
    (559) 730-7779

    Grades: K-6 | 635 students
  • Annie R. Mitchell Math: 30% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2121 E. Laura Ave.
    Visalia, CA 93292
    (559) 622-3195

    Grades: K-6 | 716 students
  • Valley Oak Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2000 N. Lovers Ln.
    Visalia, CA 93292
    (559) 730-7681

    Grades: 7-8 | 948 students
  • Divisadero Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 S. Divisadero
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-7661

    Grades: 7-8 | 794 students
  • Global Learning Charter Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1051 Robin Dr.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 730-7788

    Grades: K-8 | 367 students
  • Golden Oak Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1700 N. Lovers Ln.
    Visalia, CA 93292
    (559) 730-7851

    Grades: K-6 | 625 students
  • Pinkham Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2200 E. Tulare Ave.
    Visalia, CA 93292
    (559) 730-7853

    Grades: K-6 | 525 students
  • Royal Oaks Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1323 Clover Dr.
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-7787

    Grades: K-6 | 501 students
  • Crowley Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    214 E. Ferguson St.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 730-7758

    Grades: K-6 | 597 students
  • Ivanhoe Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    16030 Ave. 332
    Ivanhoe, CA 93235
    (559) 730-7849

    Grades: K-8 | 641 students
  • Willow Glen Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    310 N. Akers Rd.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 730-7798

    Grades: K-8 | 600 students
  • Four Creeks Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1844 N. Burke St.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 622-3115

    Grades: K-6 | 675 students
  • Visalia Charter Independent Study Charter School
    Math: 4% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1821 W. Meadow Ln.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 735-8055

    Grades: 7-12 | 551 students
  • Veva Blunt Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1119 S. Chinowth Rd.
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 730-7793

    Grades: K-6 | 678 students
  • Charter Home School Academy Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    211 W. Tulare Ave.
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559) 622-3273

    Grades: K-8 | 98 students
  • Highland Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    701 N. Stevenson St.
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559) 730-7769

    Grades: K-6 | 554 students
  • Show 6 more public schools in Visalia Unified School District (out of 41 total schools)
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