Central Valley High School

4033 Central Ave.
Ceres, CA 95307
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Central Valley High School serves 1,976 students in grades 9-12.
Central Valley High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Central Valley High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Central Valley High School's student population of 1,976 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,976 students
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Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Valley High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Central Valley High School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3904 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
83%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
9%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.64
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Graduation Rate
96%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCeres Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Valley High School is Argus High (Continuation School) (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Patricia Kay Beaver Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Don Pedro Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ceres Don Pedro Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 538 students
    0.3 miles
    2300 Don Pedro Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209) 556-1630
    0.3 K-6 538
  • Ceres Joel J. Hidahl Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 463 students
    0.5 miles
    2351 E. Redwood Rd.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209) 556-1650
    0.5 K-6 463
  • Ceres Patricia Kay Beaver Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 344 students
    0.8 miles
    4927 Central Ave.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209) 556-1500
    0.8 K-8 344
  • Ceres Argus High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 210 students
    0.9 miles
    2555 Lawrence St.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209) 556-1800
    0.9 9-12 210
  • Ceres Ceres Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 1 student
    0.9 miles
    2503 Lawrence St.
    Ceres, CA 95307
    (209) 556-1500
    0.9 K-12 1

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