Palo Verde High School

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2/10
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Reviews
18
Grades
9-12
Students
875
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This suggests that students at this school are likely not performing at grade level.


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Test scores are important to look at because they indicate where students are performing compared to grade-level standards. Ask the school what it's doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Science
29%
State avg: 50%
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English
36%
State avg: 48%
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Math
11%
State avg: 37%
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College readiness
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Worth a deeper look:

This school is about the same as the state average in key measures of college and career readiness, but depending on the state, average can mean only a minority of students are ready for college and career.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
92%
State avg: 82%
Percent of students who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
25%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1350
State avg: 1473
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Students
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Hispanic
61%
White
28%
Black
7%
Filipino
1%
Asian
1%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
24 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
623 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
100%
State avg: 91%
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Neighborhood
667 North Lovekin Boulevard
Blythe, CA 92225
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Last modified: July 12, 2017

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