Valley Center 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
31322 Cole Grade Rd.
Valley Center, CA 92082
Phone
(760) 751-5502
District
VALLEY CENTER-PAUMA UNIFIED
County
SAN DIEGO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1154
Classroom Teachers
50

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

7

(10 is best)

Better than 66.9% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

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

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 43
Proficiency in Reading 58 55
Proficiency in Math 31 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 23.28
AVG FOR DISTRICT 22.88
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 283 24.5%
Grade 10 306 26.5%
Grade 11 292 25.3%
Grade 12 273 23.7%
Total 1154 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 38.9% 33.8% 25.0%
Black 0.4% 0.5% 5.9%
Hispanic 48.0% 54.3% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.6% 1.5% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 10.1% 9.7% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 44.9% 51.9% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.4% 42.7% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 9.2% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,121 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 83.8 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.5% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.1% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.0% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 17.9% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,155 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 8.6% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.4% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.3% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.2% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.2% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.9% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.6% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.0% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.2% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 11.9% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,551 $26,747,733 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $541 $2,208,903 4.5%
Staff $965 $3,940,095 8.1%
General Administration $124 $506,292 1.0%
School Administration $801 $3,270,483 6.7%
Operation $1,184 $4,834,272 9.9%
Transportation $499 $2,037,417 4.2%
Other $521 $2,127,243 4.4%
Total Support $4,636 $18,928,788 38.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $764 $3,119,412 6.4%
Total Expenditures $11,951 $48,795,933 100.0%
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%