Fountain Valley High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
17816 Bushard
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Phone
(714) 962-3301
District
HUNTINGTON BEACH UNION HIGH
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
3612
Classroom Teachers
127

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.3% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Fountain Valley High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 43
Proficiency in Reading 81 55
Proficiency in Math 62 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 28.44
AVG FOR DISTRICT 25.60
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 915 25.3%
Grade 10 848 23.5%
Grade 11 954 26.4%
Grade 12 895 24.8%
Total 3612 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 28.1% 39.8% 25.0%
Black 1.0% 1.1% 5.9%
Hispanic 13.7% 28.4% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 55.8% 28.6% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.4% 2.1% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.1% 31.6% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.8% 26.2% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 5.4% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 322,989 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 7,157.8 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.3% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 16.6% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 114,809 12,894,775
Single Parent Households With Children 9.0% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.6% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.6% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.0% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.8% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.2% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.9% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.7% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.7% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 7.8% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,655 $106,686,305 46.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $798 $12,792,738 5.6%
Staff $495 $7,935,345 3.5%
General Administration $150 $2,404,650 1.1%
School Administration $860 $13,786,660 6.1%
Operation $1,073 $17,201,263 7.6%
Transportation $235 $3,767,285 1.7%
Other $543 $8,704,833 3.8%
Total Support $4,154 $66,592,774 29.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,369 $54,008,439 23.8%
Total Expenditures $14,178 $227,287,518 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%