Crescenta Valley High School

Tel: (818)249-5871
  • Crescenta Valley High School serves 2,670 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 83% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Crescenta Valley High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Crescenta Valley High School operates within the Glendale Unified School District.
  • Glendale Unified School District's 93% graduation rate is higher than the California state average of 83%.

Top Placements (California)

Crescenta Valley High School is Listed among the top public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • Crescenta Valley High School's student population of 2670 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 91 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,670 students
Gender %Crescenta Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers91 teachers
Students by GradeCrescenta Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Crescenta Valley High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Crescenta Valley High School is 0.59, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio29:124:1
Asian
31%
11%
Hispanic
13%
54%
White
55%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsCrescenta Valley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.590.41
Graduation Rate
98%
83%
Crescenta Valley High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Crescenta Valley High School is Glendale Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Glendale Unified School District's student population of 26,052 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 88% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,850 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,250 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameGlendale Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    34
    4
    Number of Students Managed26,0521,585
    Glendale Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    51%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    61%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    93%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$284 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$268 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,850$11,049
    District Spending / Student$10,250$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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