Valley Los Banos Community

  • Valley Los Banos Community serves 101 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Valley Los Banos Community 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 student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% 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 Los Banos Community's student population of 101 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students101 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Valley Los Banos Community 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 Los Banos Community is 0.26, 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#9186 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
86%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
7%
23%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.260.64
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Graduation Rate
60-69%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMerced County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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