PROFICIENCY 27% 30% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%West Contra Costa Unified
29%Pinole
38%California

Pinole Valley High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "West Contra Costa Unified" in Pinole, CA. There are a total of 1,205 students and 54 teachers at Pinole Valley High, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 564 free lunch students and 121 reduced lunch students.

Pinole Valley High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 26.5%, which is 30% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1205
Teachers54.2
Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch564
Reduced lunch121

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Pinole Valley High, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All11%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School10-14%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All42%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School40-44%

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.

Pinole Valley High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 17.0% 7.7% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 17.4% 18.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 22.4% 13.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 40.5% 58.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.0% 0.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.5% 1.1% 3.1% 3.1%

Pinole demographics profile

StatisticPinoleCaliforniaNational
Population19,04039,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,73125691
Median age43.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%52%55%
Speak English65%56%79%
Speak Spanish13%29%13%

Education level achieved in Pinole

IndexPinoleCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade87.6%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school87.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college69.1%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters10.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Pinole Valley High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.