Cuyama Valley High School

4500 Highway 166
New Cuyama, CA 93254
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cuyama Valley High School serves 50 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is equal to the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Cuyama Valley High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Cuyama Valley High School's student population of 50 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students50 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Cuyama 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 Cuyama Valley High School is 0.15, 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
#3071 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
92%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
8%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.64
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCuyama Joint Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Cuyama Valley High School is California Steam Santa Barbara (3.3 miles away)
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