Deer Valley High School

4700 Lone Tree Way
Antioch, CA 94531
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Deer Valley High School serves 1,736 students in grades 9-12.
Deer Valley High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,736 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Deer Valley High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Deer Valley High School's student population of 1,736 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,736 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
81 teachers
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School Rankings

Deer Valley High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Deer Valley High School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1610 out of 3649 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
15%
12%
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Hispanic
38%
56%
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Black
30%
5%
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White
11%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Graduation Rate
93%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Deer Valley High School's ranking?
Deer Valley High School is ranked #1610 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Deer Valley High School?
The graduation rate of Deer Valley High School is 93%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Deer Valley High School?
1,736 students attend Deer Valley High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Deer Valley High School students are Hispanic, 30% of students are Black, 15% of students are Asian, 11% of students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Deer Valley High School?
Deer Valley High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Deer Valley High School offer ?
Deer Valley High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Deer Valley High School part of?
Deer Valley High School is part of Antioch Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,736 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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