Pleasant Valley High School

  • Pleasant Valley High School serves 1,828 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Pleasant Valley High School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Pleasant Valley High School's student population of 1,828 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,828 students
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Total Classroom Teachers77 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pleasant Valley High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pleasant Valley High School is 0.54, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1797 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
10%
11%
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Hispanic
20%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
64%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pleasant Valley High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.540.41
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Graduation Rate
96%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChico Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Pleasant Valley 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chico Loma Vista Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 27 students
    0.1 miles
    2404 Marigold Ave.
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)879-7400
    0.1 K-12 27
  • Chico Marigold Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 484 students
    0.1 miles
    2446 Marigold Ave.
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)891-3121
    0.1 K-5 484
  • Chico Sierra View Elementary School Alternative School
    Grades: K-5 | 600 students
    0.8 miles
    1598 Hooker Oak Ave.
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)891-3117
    0.8 K-5 600
  • Chico Blue Oak Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 387 students
    1.0 miles
    450 W. E. Ave.
    Chico, CA 95926
    (530)879-7483
    1.0 K-8 387
  • Chico Sherwood Montessori Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 138 students
    1.0 miles
    1071 E. 16th St.
    Chico, CA 95928
    (530)345-6600
    1.0 K-8 138

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