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  • Scotts Valley High
  • 555 Glenwood Dr., Scotts Valley
  • Scotts Valley Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 784
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
  • Brook Knoll Elementary
  • 151 Brook Knoll Dr., Santa Cruz
  • Scotts Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 520
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
  • Vine Hill Elementary
  • 151 Vine Hill Sch Rd., Scotts Valley
  • Scotts Valley Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 551
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
  • Scotts Valley Middle School
  • 8 Bean Creek Rd., Scotts Valley
  • Scotts Valley Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 625
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1

Scotts Valley school information

IndexScotts ValleyCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores66%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:120:116:1
Total public schools38,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Scotts Valley, CA educational system consists of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Scotts Valley public schools have average test scores of 66% which is 74% higher than than the California average and 35% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Scotts Valley public schools is 23:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 95.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 94.6% have completed high school, 52.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Scotts Valley

IndexScotts ValleyCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade95.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school94.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college84.6%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree63.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors52.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters17.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.5%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.2%1.6%1.3%

Scotts Valley, CA School Districts

Scotts Valley Unified School District

Listed above are Scotts Valley Unified, Scotts Valley schools. To customize your list of Scotts Valley Unified schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Scotts Valley Unified schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Saratoga, CA30,83082%67%
Los Gatos, CA30,49172%46%
Monte Sereno, CA3,51466%33%
Davenport, CA31065%31%
Rio del Mar, CA9,73163%27%
Scotts Valley, CA11,82466%35%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Artesia, NM11,81725%48%
Schiller Park, IL11,81328%43%
Mays Chapel, MD11,81166%34%
Jupiter Farms, FL11,80977%55%
Holly Hill, FL11,83932%35%
Scotts Valley, CA11,82466%35%
Source: The Scotts Valley, CA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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