River Valley High School

801 El Margarita Rd.
Yuba City, CA 95993
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
River Valley High School serves 1,820 students in grades 9-12.
River Valley High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

River Valley High School's student population of 1,820 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,820 students
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Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
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School Comparison

River Valley High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of River Valley High School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3391 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
34%
12%
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Hispanic
36%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
22%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.64
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Graduation Rate
94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYuba City Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to River Valley High School is Feather River Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sutter County Special Education (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yuba City Feather River Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 86 students
    0.4 miles
    1895 Lassen Blvd.
    Yuba City, CA 95993
    (530) 822-2400
    0.4 7-12 86
  • Yuba City Sutter County Special Education Special Education School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 327 students
    0.6 miles
    970 Klamath Ln.
    Yuba City, CA 95993
    (530) 822-2900
    0.6 K-12 327
  • Yuba City Tri-county Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.6 miles
    970 Klamath Ln.
    Yuba City, CA 95993
    (530) 822-2953
    0.6 9-12 n/a
  • Yuba City Tierra Buena Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 693 students
    1.1 miles
    1794 Villa Ave.
    Yuba City, CA 95993
    (530) 822-5280
    1.1 K-8 693
  • Yuba City Andros Karperos Math: 26% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,234 student
    1.3 miles
    1700 Camino De Flores
    Yuba City, CA 95993
    (530) 822-4440
    1.3 K-8 1,234

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