Fountain Valley High School

17816 Bushard
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Fountain Valley High School serves 3,612 students in grades 9-12.
Fountain Valley High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Fountain Valley High School's student population of 3,612 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 129 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students3,612 students
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Total Classroom Teachers129 teachers
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School Rankings

Fountain Valley High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Fountain Valley High School is 0.62, 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
#594 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
54%
12%
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Hispanic
15%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
26%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.64
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Graduation Rate
96%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntington Beach Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fountain Valley High School is Valley Vista High (Continuation School) (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Fulton (harry C.) Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fountain Valley Valley Vista High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 267 students
    0.3 miles
    9600 Dolphin St.
    Fountain Valley, CA 92708
    (714) 964-7766
    0.3 9-12 267
  • Fountain Valley Fulton (harry C.) Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 801 students
    0.7 miles
    8778 El Lago St.
    Fountain Valley, CA 92708
    (714) 375-2816
    0.7 6-8 801
  • Fountain Valley Plavan (urbain H.) Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 529 students
    0.8 miles
    9675 Warner Ave.
    Fountain Valley, CA 92708
    (714) 378-4230
    0.8 K-5 529
  • Fountain Valley Courreges (roch) Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 651 students
    0.9 miles
    18313 Santa Carlotta
    Fountain Valley, CA 92708
    (714) 378-4280
    0.9 K-5 651
  • Fountain Valley Tamura (hisamatsu) Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 584 students
    0.9 miles
    17340 Santa Suzanne St.
    Fountain Valley, CA 92708
    (714) 375-6226
    0.9 K-5 584

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