Valley High School

1801 S. Greenville St.
Santa Ana, CA 92704
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Valley High School serves 2,113 students in grades 9-12.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (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 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Valley High School's student population of 2,113 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,113 students
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Total Classroom Teachers88 teachers
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School Comparison

Valley High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Valley High School is 0.06, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7779 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
97%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.060.64
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Graduation Rate
86%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Ana Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Valley High School is Hector G. Godinez (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gerald P. Carr Intermediate (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carl Harvey Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa Ana Carl Harvey Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 420 students
    0.2 miles
    1635 S. Center St.
    Santa Ana, CA 92704
    (714) 430-6200
    0.2 K-5 420
  • Santa Ana Diamond Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 521 students
    0.3 miles
    1450 S. Center St.
    Santa Ana, CA 92704
    (714) 480-8100
    0.3 K-5 521
  • Santa Ana Gerald P. Carr Intermediate Math: 13% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,455 student
    0.4 miles
    2120 W. Edinger St.
    Santa Ana, CA 92704
    (714) 480-4100
    0.4 6-8 1,455
  • Santa Ana Hector G. Godinez Math: 33% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,540 students
    0.4 miles
    3002 Centennial Rd.
    Santa Ana, CA 92704
    (714) 433-6790
    0.4 9-12 2,540
  • Santa Ana Adams Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 440 students
    0.5 miles
    2130 S. Raitt St.
    Santa Ana, CA 92704
    (714) 430-5900
    0.5 K-5 440

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