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1,640 students|Visalia Unified
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7
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Schools serving similar student populations most often got a: 7
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SCORES ARE FROM 1 TO 10
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School leader:  Rick Hamilton
1717 North Mcauliff Road
Visalia, CA 93292

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(559) 730-7814
(559) 730-7408
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Best known for
"Career technical Education and performing arts"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans shared with other schools...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Business, Engineering, Performing arts...
  • Arts
    Video and film production, Graphics, Band, Chamber music...
  • World languages
    French, Spanish
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26 reviews

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a teacher · February 23, 2015
Unfortunately like many other "ratings". This system uses test scores as the measure of quality. I can tell you that our academic programs are the equal to any in the area. In addition we continually send students to he top universities. ... more

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Submitted by a community member · April 25, 2011
I am an alumni and not a very proud one. Sad to say, the personnel and staff at the school are bias towards educationally disadvantaged students. Teachers are unresponsive to phone calls and emails when parents attempt contact them. I m... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 14, 2011
Both of my children attend Golden West High School. My husband is a retired Marine and our children have attended many schools in many states throughout the years. Golden West has been the best school our children have attended, including the... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 04, 2010
I am wondering if all the people who wrote these glowing reviews have actually clicked on the Test Scores section of this site. Golden west is Abysmal in academics. Its state rankings are very low. The academics and student performance in... more

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Last modified: December 8, 2015
Golden West High School
1717 North Mcauliff Road, Visalia, CA  93292
(559) 730-7814
Last modified Golden West High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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