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7600 Sage Avenue
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

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(760) 365-3391
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August 22, 2013
My grandson and I went to registration this past Monday. It was beautifully and efficientlly organized. Everything went smoothly. Any problems were quickly resolved. There were well informed students on hand to provide him a tour of the school to show him where his classes would be. Her name is Vivian. She was well-informed and gracious. I think this experience is the gold-standard for registration and orientation. No school could have done a better job. Not onlly that all students were treated with respect and courtesy. It was a great beginning for what I am sure will be a successful experience. Thank you! Delores Burris

- submitted by a community member
May 31, 2013
Our school is very unsatisfactory with the exception of a few teachers. Our administrators have no sense of morality when it comes to protecting or helping students and often stand on the side of the aggressors rather than the victims. I am an honors student and I must say that the honors teachers do not disappoint, but there are no where near enough honors classes. I feel extremely unsafe at this school as the vice principal stated that it was okay for me to be harassed because students had told him things about me. Sad to say that there are only 3 teachers on that campus that keep me there and one of them retires next year. I would never suggest that any student be enrolled into this high school if they wish to have a bright future.

- submitted by a student
April 10, 2013
I have had 4 kids attend this school, starting in 2000. The administration has always been anti-child and anti-parent. There's is a pervasive, longstanding attitude of 'us against them. This community has a problem with nepotism and cronyism in all levels of government, from city to county, and is reflected in this school.

- submitted by a parent
September 23, 2012
This school needs dramatic changes. Needs total change in administration. The principal and vice principal have totally alienated the staff, parents, and students. The schools morale is zero. Students are fleeing the district in droves to charter schools. This district needs a change in superintendent's also, isnt it time to have an educator rather than a retired military officer leading it. Also need to have a rule that administration at the district office and school can not have spouses that work for the district-- a huge conflict of interest.

- submitted by a community member
July 19, 2011
my children have failed classes and counslers didn't even stop progression into next level of class after the failed class.

- submitted by a parent
December 16, 2010
it is truely sad to see the condition that this school is in. attending high school there 10 yrs ago, i never thought i would see or hear such bad things about this school. it goes to show that the education system is being hit at every level across this country and something needs to be done and fast.

- submitted by a community member
no rating September 16, 2009
I love that all of our teachers are all so involved in the student life, and most of them will do anything that they can to resolve something for their students.

- submitted by a student
February 26, 2009
best school ever!!! if you want your child to succeed this is the place to go. your child does not work at all. he can get the best eduaction ever .trust me

- submitted by a parent
December 19, 2008
Administration is inconsistnet and does not uderstand Ed. Code. Assistant Principals have no problem yelling at parents when a concern is brought up. Why are they in the office instead of supervising the students that are selling drugs or fighting. It is truly sad to see a school that has not had strong leadership in at least a decade.

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October 22, 2008
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- submitted by a student
August 22, 2007
YVHS is a school that needs funding and care. Right now the school overworks me and my friends to our limits. There are many expulsions per year and more needs to be done about teacher relations.

- submitted by a student
August 31, 2006
Yvhs has been one of the most disapointing school experiences of my life. There are not enough books to go around, they are so strict and caught up with the rules almost no education goes on. It is an uncomfortable place to be and definately not a good learning atmosphere. The clubs and after school sports and lame and have next to no funding. This school is so poor, the food is inedible, and the only learning done is to the test. The students on the most part are uninspired and are mearly getting through the day. Being there is a sad, lonely experience that leaves you overtired and frustrated

- submitted by a former student
August 24, 2006
Would like to see the teachers hold each student accountable when there academic work is not complete.

- submitted by a parent
June 08, 2006
Great teachers, great academics, very spirited!

- submitted by a former student
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Yucca Valley High School
7600 Sage Avenue, Yucca Valley, CA  92284
(760) 365-3391
Last modified Yucca Valley High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Yucca Valley High School Rating: 2 out of 5 based on 18 reviews. Top