Valley Oak Middle School

2000 N. Lovers Ln.
Visalia, CA 93292
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Valley Oak Middle School serves 908 students in grades 7-8.
Valley Oak Middle 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 21-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 908 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Valley Oak Middle School's student population of 908 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
908 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Valley Oak Middle 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 Oak Middle School is 0.38, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2653 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)
21-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
78%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
12%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valley Oak Middle School's ranking?
Valley Oak Middle School is ranked #2653 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
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 21-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Valley Oak Middle School?
908 students attend Valley Oak Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Valley Oak Middle School students are Hispanic, 12% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Valley Oak Middle School?
Valley Oak Middle School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Valley Oak Middle School offer ?
Valley Oak Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Valley Oak Middle School part of?
Valley Oak Middle School is part of Visalia Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 908 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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