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School Quality Snapshot

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General School Information

School NamePalo Verde High
DistrictPalo Verde Unified
CountyRiverside
Address667 North Lovekin Blvd.
Blythe, CA 92225
Charter SchoolNo
Grade Span9 - 12
Title I FundedYes
Enrollment933
CDS Code33-67181-3335759

California's Academic Performance Index (API)

2012 Growth API623
State Rank1
Similar Schools Rank1
2011-12 Growth from Prior Year-4
Met Schoolwide Growth TargetNo
All Student Groups Met TargetNo

API Subgroup Performance - 2013 API Growth

Growth - Hispanic or Latino-6
Met - Hispanic or LatinoNo
Growth - White-2
Met - WhiteNo
Growth - Socioeconomically Disadvantaged-17
Met - Socioeconomically DisadvantagedNo
Growth - English Learners-13
Met - English LearnersNo

2013-14 Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

Race/EthnicityPercent
American Indian or Alaska Native0%
Asian1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander0%
Filipino1%
Hispanic or Latino62%
African American or Black 7%
White29%
Two or More Races0%
Not Reported0%

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Subgroup Enrollment

Subgroup DesignationPercent
English Learners7%
Socioeconomically Disadvantaged68%
Students with Disabilities13%

Percentage of Students Redesignated to Fluent-English Proficient

YearSchoolDistrictState
2011-123%8%16%
2012-132%2%12%
2013-142%5%12%

CST Science Results (percent proficient and above)

YearSchoolDistrictState
2009-1035%39%54%
2010-1140%35%57%
2011-1232%33%60%
2012-1338%31%59%
2013-1431%32%60%

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Percentage of English Learners Making Progress in Learning English

YearSchoolDistrictState
2009-1044%47%59%
2010-1144%52%55%
2011-1239%55%63%
2012-1347%49%58%
2013-1452%49%59%

Percentage of Students in the Healthy Fitness Zone in 2012-13

TestSchoolDistrictState
Abdominal Strength 94%79%82%
Aerobic Capacity 52%53%63%
Body Composition 59%51%56%
Flexibility 90%82%79%
Trunk Extension Strength 99%88%89%
Upper Body Strength 87%68%71%

Percent of Graduates Meeting California State University Requirements

YearSchoolDistrictState
2012-1318%15%39%

Cohort Graduation Rates

YearSchoolDistrictState
2009-1082%73%75%
2010-1186%79%77%
2011-1282%70%79%
2012-1391%82%80%

2012-13 Suspensions and Expulsions as a Percentage of Enrolled Students

SchoolDistrictState
6%8%5%

Average SAT Score

YearSchoolDistrictState
2012-131,3421,3421,490

California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE) English-Language Arts Grade 10 Passing Rate

YearSchoolDistrictState
2009-1061%60%81%
2010-1172%71%82%
2011-1268%68%83%
2012-1370%69%83%
2013-1468%66%83%

CAHSEE Mathematics Grade 10 Passing Rate

YearSchoolDistrictState
2009-1062%60%81%
2010-1179%78%83%
2011-1274%73%84%
2012-1377%76%84%
2013-1472%72%85%


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