El Cajon Valley High School

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Reviews
28
Grades
9-12
Students
1,720
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.


Math
11%
State avg: 37%
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Science
24%
State avg: 50%
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English
35%
State avg: 48%
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3/10
College readiness
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A worrisome sign:

This school is below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

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


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Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
77%
State avg: 82%
Percent of students who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
20%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1354
State avg: 1473
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Equity
Environment
Students
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White
48%
Hispanic
38%
Black
8%
Filipino
2%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
1%
Pacific Islander
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
28 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
348 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
98%
State avg: 91%
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Neighborhood
1035 East Madison Avenue
El Cajon, CA 92021
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Last modified: July 12, 2017

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