10401 Main St.
Potter Valley, CA 95469
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Potter Valley High School serves 67 students in grades 9-12.
Potter Valley 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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 67 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Potter Valley High School's student population of 67 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
67 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

Potter Valley High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Potter Valley High School is 0.60, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#8461 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Potter Valley High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
22:1
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American Indian
8%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
44%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
45%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   9/12/2012
The teachers are enthusiastic and well-trained. My son is very happy here. The whole community is terrific!
- Posted by Parent - dbaat

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 67 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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