667 N. Lovekin Blvd.
Blythe, CA 92225
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Palo Verde High School serves 854 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 854 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Palo Verde High School's student population of 854 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
854 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Palo Verde High School is 0.45, which is less 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
15-19%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
30-34%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
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n/a
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
72%
56%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
18%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Palo Verde High School?

The graduation rate of Palo Verde High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend Palo Verde High School?

854 students attend Palo Verde High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

72% of Palo Verde High School students are Hispanic, 18% of students are White, 7% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Palo Verde High School?

Palo Verde High School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Palo Verde High School offer ?

Palo Verde High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Palo Verde High School part of?

Palo Verde High School is part of Palo Verde Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 854 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30%)
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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