Scotts Valley High School

555 Glenwood Dr.
Scotts Valley, CA 95066
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Scotts Valley High School serves 734 students in grades 9-12.
Scotts Valley High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 734 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Scotts Valley High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Scotts Valley High School's student population of 734 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
734 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Scotts Valley High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Scotts Valley High School is 0.48, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#443 out of 3649 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
14%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
70%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Scotts Valley High School's ranking?
Scotts Valley High School is ranked #443 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in California.
What schools are Scotts Valley High School often compared to?
Scotts Valley High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Santa Cruz High School, Harbor High School, Aptos High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Scotts Valley High School?
The graduation rate of Scotts Valley High School is 95%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Scotts Valley High School?
734 students attend Scotts Valley High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Scotts Valley High School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Scotts Valley High School?
Scotts Valley High School has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Scotts Valley High School offer ?
Scotts Valley High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Scotts Valley High School part of?
Scotts Valley High School is part of Scotts Valley Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 734 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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