Van Nuys Senior High School

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7/10
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Reviews
55
Grades
9-12
Students
2,846
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
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A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Science
50%
State avg: 50%
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English
66%
State avg: 48%
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Math
38%
State avg: 37%
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8/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

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

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


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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
86%
State avg: 82%
Percent of graduates who meet UC/CSU entrance requirements
54%
State avg: 43%
Average SAT score
1568
State avg: 1473
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Equity
5/10
Equity overview

Worth a deeper look:

This school is serving students from the state's most disadvantaged communities about as well as other schools in the state.


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Compare this rating to the overall GreatSchools Summary Rating. Is there a big gap? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
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Students
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Hispanic
63%
Asian
13%
White
11%
Filipino
8%
Black
4%
Two or more races
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
25 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Students per counselor
397 :1
State avg: 830 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
95%
State avg: 91%
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55 Reviews
5 out of 5 stars
5 21
4 2
3 1
2 0
1 2
Neighborhood
6535 Cedros Avenue
Van Nuys, CA 91411
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Last modified: August 11, 2017
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