Valley High School

1801 S. Greenville St.
Santa Ana, CA 92704
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 2,251 students in grades 9-12, Valley High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,251 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 89% (Top 50% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Valley High School's student population of 2,251 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 104 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,251 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
104 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Valley High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Valley High School is 0.06, 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.
This School
State Level (CA)
#8005 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Valley High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
10%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Valley High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
31%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of 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 2021-22 school year data.
8%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Valley High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
12%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Valley High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
97%
56%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Valley High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Valley High School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
1%
21%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Valley High School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Valley High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.06
This chart displays the diversity score of Valley High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
89%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Valley High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Valley High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
5%
6%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Valley High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valley High School's ranking?
Valley High School is ranked #8005 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Valley High School often compared to?
Valley High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hector G. Godinez, Santa Ana High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Valley High School?
The graduation rate of Valley High School is 89%, which is higher than the California state average of 87%.
How many students attend Valley High School?
2,251 students attend Valley High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of Valley High School students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Valley High School?
Valley High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Valley High School offer ?
Valley High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Valley High School part of?
Valley High School is part of Santa Ana Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Valley High School located?
Valley High School is located in the Valley Adams neighborhood of Santa Ana, CA. There are 3 other public schools located in Valley Adams.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,251 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 89% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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