Golden Valley High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
12.0
Academic Performance Index
733
Student/Teacher Ratio
27:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,525 Students
  • 93 Teachers

Golden Valley High
801 HOSKING AVE
BAKERSFIELD, CA 93307

Phone: (661) 827-0800

District: Kern Union High

Overview

At Golden Valley High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Golden Valley High is 16 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 91 percent. Golden Valley High is 1 of 24 high schools in the Kern Union High.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,525
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 91%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 93

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness Index 12.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 24
Total Students 37,486
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 15.3

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Nearby Schools

Golden Valley High is 1 of 24 schools in the Kern Union High.

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