University Preparatory

  • University Preparatory serves 1,125 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (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 87% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

University Preparatory places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • University Preparatory's student population of 1,125 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010, 2016)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students1,125 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • University Preparatory's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has increased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of University Preparatory is 0.52, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1082 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
11%
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Hispanic
67%
54%
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Black
8%
6%
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White
13%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.64
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Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
20%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVictor Valley Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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