Crescenta Valley High School

  • Crescenta Valley High School serves 2,693 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Crescenta Valley High School operates within the Glendale Unified School District.
  • Glendale Unified School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2693 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 98 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,693 students
Crescenta Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Crescenta Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers98 teachers
Crescenta Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeCrescenta Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio27:124:1
Crescenta Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
31%
11%
Crescenta Valley High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
14%
54%
Crescenta Valley High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
n/a
6%
Crescenta Valley High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
55%
24%
Crescenta Valley High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Crescenta Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.590.41
Crescenta Valley High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
50%
Crescenta Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
9%
Crescenta Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Glendale Unified School District's student population of 26,095 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,895 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,293 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameGlendale Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed26,0951,597
Glendale Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate90%83%
Glendale Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$284 MM$18 MM
Glendale Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$268 MM$18 MM
Glendale Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,895$10,966
Glendale Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,293$11,255
Glendale Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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