Golden Valley Charter

3585 Maple St, Ste 101

Ventura, CA 93003

Tel: (805)642-3435
  • Golden Valley Charter serves 759 students in grades KG-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Golden Valley Charter operates within the Mesa Union Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 759 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-12
Total Students759 students
Golden Valley Charter Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender %Golden Valley Charter Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Golden Valley Charter Total Teachers (2004-2015)
Students by GradeGolden Valley Charter Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 Ratio28:124:1
Golden Valley Charter Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
American Indian
Golden Valley Charter American Indian Students (2004-2014)
Golden Valley Charter Asian Students (2003-2015)
Golden Valley Charter Black Students (2003-2015)
Golden Valley Charter Black Students (2003-2015)
Golden Valley Charter White Students (2003-2015)
Golden Valley Charter Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
Golden Valley Charter Two Or More Races Students (2009-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsGolden Valley Charter All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.520.41
Golden Valley Charter Diversity Score (2003-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Golden Valley Charter Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Golden Valley Charter Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mesa Union Elementary School District's student population of 1,385 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $6,656 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has grown by 32% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $7,051 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 85% over four years.
School District NameMesa Union Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed1,3851,597
Mesa Union Elementary School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$9 MM$17 MM
Mesa Union Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$10 MM$18 MM
Mesa Union Elementary School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$6,656$10,238
Mesa Union Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$7,051$10,739
Mesa Union Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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