Valley Life Charter

  • Valley Life Charter serves 664 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (which is equal to the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Valley Life Charter's student population of 664 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students664 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Valley Life Charter by grade.

School Comparison

  • Valley Life Charter's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Valley Life Charter is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#3867 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Valley Life Charter 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Valley Life Charter 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Valley Life Charter and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Valley Life Charter and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
40%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Valley Life Charter and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Valley Life Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
52%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Valley Life Charter and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Valley Life Charter and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Valley Life Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.570.41
This chart display the diversity score of Valley Life Charter and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Valley Life Charter and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Valley Life Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Valley Life Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTulare County Office of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Very much would like to recommend the school to any one. Friendly stuff and teachers. Everone including students seem to have a smile. Every day that I go to drop off my son or pick him up from school. Very happy with the school. I want to thank the stuff and teachers. Sincerely Mrs. Duran.
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