2 N. Catalina St.
Ventura, CA 93001
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Ventura High School serves 2,135 students in grades 9-12.
Ventura High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Ventura High School's student population of 2,135 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,135 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
88 teachers
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School Rankings

Ventura High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ventura High School is 0.57, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#3604 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
23:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
53%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
39%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Graduation Rate
91%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,135 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57 (Top 50%)

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