Pleasant Valley High School

  • Pleasant Valley High School serves 1,792 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Pleasant Valley High School operates within the Chico Unified School District.
  • Chico Unified School District's 86% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1792 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,792 students
Pleasant Valley High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Pleasant Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
Pleasant Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePleasant Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Pleasant Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Pleasant Valley High School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
9%
11%
Pleasant Valley High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
19%
54%
Pleasant Valley High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
2%
6%
Pleasant Valley High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
66%
24%
Pleasant Valley High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Pleasant Valley High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Pleasant Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPleasant Valley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA 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.
0.520.64
Pleasant 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.
26%
50%
Pleasant 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.
5%
9%
Pleasant Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Chico Unified School District's student population of 13,306 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,049 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,847 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameChico Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
4
Number of Students Managed13,3061,597
Chico Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate86%83%
Chico Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$139 MM$17 MM
Chico Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$123 MM$18 MM
Chico Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,049$10,238
Chico Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,847$10,739
Chico Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school is Loma Vista (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Loma Vista (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Loma Vista (0.1 miles away)
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  • ChicoLoma VistaSpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-12 | 22 students
    0.1 miles
    2404 Marigold Ave.
    ChicoCA 95926
    (530)879-7400
    0.1KG-1222
  • ChicoMarigold Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 556 students
    0.1 miles
    2446 Marigold Ave.
    ChicoCA 95926
    (530)891-3121
    0.1KG-6556
  • ChicoSierra View Elementary SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: KG-6 | 648 students
    0.8 miles
    1598 Hooker Oak Ave.
    ChicoCA 95926
    (530)891-3117
    0.8KG-6648
  • ChicoBlue Oak CharterCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 430 students
    1 miles
    450 W. E. Ave.
    ChicoCA 95926
    (530)879-7483
    1KG-8430
  • ChicoSherwood MontessoriCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 145 students
    1 miles
    746 Moss Ave.
    ChicoCA 95926
    (530)513-2296
    1KG-8145

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