PROFICIENCY 32% 17% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #9 of 25 in Ceres Unified
  • Ranked #10 of 26 in Ceres
  • Ranked #4806 of 10298 in California
Proficiency Averages
31%Ceres Unified

Central Valley High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Ceres Unified" in Ceres, CA. There are a total of 1,684 students and 70 teachers at Central Valley High, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 1,206 free lunch students and 202 reduced lunch students.

Central Valley High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 31.5%, which is 17% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch1206
Reduced lunch202


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment629
Taking some courses315
Taking some courses (not tests)300
Passing some courses271
Passing no courses31

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Central Valley High, there are a total of 629 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 315 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School16%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School47%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Central Valley High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 12.1% 17.4% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 1.8% 1.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 6.8% 5.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 76.8% 72.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.7% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.8% 0.9% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.9% 0.9% 3.1% 3.1%

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Ceres High42%1.2Ceres, CA
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Whitmore Charter High50%1.5Ceres, CA
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Caswell Elementary20%1.6Ceres, CA

Ceres demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)5,04823291
Median age30.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%52%55%
Speak English42%56%79%
Speak Spanish48%29%13%

Education level achieved in Ceres

Completed 8th grade65.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school63.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college40.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree17.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.4%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Central Valley High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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