Granite Hills High School

Tel: (760)961-2290
  • Granite Hills High School serves 1,451 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Granite Hills High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Granite Hills High School operates within the Apple Valley Unified School District.
  • Apple Valley Unified School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • Granite Hills High School's student population of 1451 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,451 students
Gender %Granite Hills High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Students by GradeGranite Hills High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Granite Hills High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Granite Hills High School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
47%
54%
Black
13%
6%
White
35%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsGranite Hills High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.640.41
Graduation Rate
86%
83%
Granite Hills High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Granite Hills High School is Apple Valley Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Apple Valley Unified School District's student population of 14,217 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 77% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $7,716 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $7,542 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    School District NameApple Valley Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    15
    4
    Number of Students Managed14,2171,585
    Apple Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    25%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    41%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    88%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$113 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$111 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$7,716$11,049
    District Spending / Student$7,542$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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