1927 Randolph St.
Delano, CA 93215
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Valley High School serves 94 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 94 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-79% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Valley High School's student population of 94 students has declined by 51% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 45% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
94 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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School Rankings

Valley High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Valley High School is 0.13, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2938 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
22:1
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American Indian
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n/a
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
93%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
2%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valley High School's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Valley High School?

The graduation rate of Valley High School is 70-79%, which is lower than the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend Valley High School?

94 students attend Valley High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

93% of Valley High School students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Asian, 2% of students are White, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Valley High School?

Valley High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

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 Delano Joint Union High School District.

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break: No School
April 03, 2023 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 94 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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