Carmel Valley High School

  • Carmel Valley High School serves 22 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Carmel Valley High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Carmel Valley High School's student population of 22 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students22 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carmel Valley High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carmel Valley High School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)<50%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
22%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
69%
24%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carmel Valley High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.470.41
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Graduation Rate60-79%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carmel Valley High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarmel Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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