El Cajon Valley High School

  • El Cajon Valley High School serves 1,720 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • El Cajon Valley High School operates within the Grossmont Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1720 students has declined by 21% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,720 students
El Cajon Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % El Cajon Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
El Cajon Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade El Cajon Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 24:1
El Cajon Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
El Cajon Valley High School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
3%
11%
El Cajon Valley High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
39%
54%
El Cajon Valley High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
9%
6%
El Cajon Valley High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
48%
24%
El Cajon Valley High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
El Cajon Valley High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
El Cajon Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups El Cajon Valley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.61 0.41
El Cajon 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.
70%
50%
El Cajon Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
16%
9%
El Cajon Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Grossmont Union High School District's student population of 22,023 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,631 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,510 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Grossmont Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 22,023 1,597
Grossmont Union High School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 83%
Grossmont Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2007)
District Total Revenue $285 MM $21 MM
Grossmont Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $282 MM $21 MM
Grossmont Union High School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,631 $12,988
Grossmont Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,510 $12,986
Grossmont Union High School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • El CajonNaranca Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 817 students
    0.3 miles
    1030 Naranca Ave.
    El CajonCA 92021
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  • El CajonCajon Valley Community DayAlternative School
    Grades: 6-8 | 20 students
    0.5 miles
    Po Box 1007
    El CajonCA 92022
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  • El CajonCajon Valley Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 882 students
    0.5 miles
    550 Park Ave.
    El CajonCA 92020
    (619)588-3092
    0.56-8882
  • El CajonJohnson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 661 students
    0.5 miles
    500 W. Madison
    El CajonCA 92020
    (619)588-3139
    0.5KG-5661
  • El CajonLexington Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 777 students
    0.7 miles
    533 S. First St.
    El CajonCA 92019
    (619)588-3075
    0.7KG-5777

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