Bella Vista High School

8301 Madison Ave, Fair Oaks, CA 95628 | (916) 971-5052
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,888
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8301 Madison Ave., Fair Oaks, CA 95628
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,888
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 72.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 26.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 939 (49.7%)
  • Females: 949 (50.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 62 (3.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 234 (12.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 296 (15.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bella Vista High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian402.1%
Black432.3%
Asian1186.3%
Hispanic1769.3%
White1,49779.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bella Vista High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade64834.3%
10th Grade49726.3%
11th Grade39721.0%
12th Grade34618.3%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
96.0%
District:
83.0%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
49.4%
District:
70.4%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
2.5%
District:
1.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 1.4%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 95.7%
Number of Certificated Staff: 79.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 12.4
Average Age
School:
45.3
District:
50.5
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Bella Vista High School

  • Reviewed by Student on October 16, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • bella vista is so horrible i hate it there! the teachers are really mean too. never go there i suggest casa

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Bella Vista High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST Earth Science
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Integrated Math 1
  • CST Physics
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
ELA AYP Met: Yes
Math AYP Met: Yes
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 22.9%
Average Combined Score: 25.2
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 83.8%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 50.1%
Average Combined Score: 1,667.7
Critical Reading Average: 561.8
Math Average: 562.0
Writing Average: 543.8
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 72.8%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201052.0%27.0%22.0%
200944.0%23.0%21.0%
200842.0%26.0%18.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201091.0%68.0%69.0%
200992.0%66.0%65.0%
200885.0%61.0%66.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201083.0%66.0%55.0%
200974.0%65.0%51.0%
200890.0%74.0%52.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201033.0%28.0%35.0%
200929.0%25.0%29.0%
200845.0%32.0%31.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201072.0%60.0%54.0%
200974.0%55.0%50.0%
200875.0%56.0%49.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201032.0%18.0%17.0%
200935.0%21.0%17.0%
200836.0%25.0%18.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201072.0%44.0%46.0%
200970.0%50.0%47.0%
200866.0%45.0%43.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201020.0%17.0%12.0%
200918.0%14.0%11.0%
200818.0%13.0%9.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201063.0%33.0%40.0%
200961.0%35.0%37.0%
200846.0%32.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201044.0%32.0%38.0%
200946.0%38.0%34.0%
200864.0%40.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201060.0%47.0%47.0%
200959.0%56.0%44.0%
200858.0%47.0%41.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201036.0%26.0%29.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201063.0%45.0%45.0%
200962.0%45.0%44.0%
200865.0%45.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201037.0%17.0%14.0%
200927.0%18.0%14.0%
200835.0%18.0%12.0%
 
CST Integrated Math 1 Test
201071.0%60.0%11.0%
200993.0%86.0%9.0%
200881.0%69.0%10.0%
 
CST Science Test
201065.0%47.0%46.0%
200966.0%48.0%44.0%
200863.0%45.0%40.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201095.0%67.0%75.0%
200989.0%69.0%71.0%
200887.0%65.0%68.0%
 
CST World History Test
201063.0%45.0%42.0%
200961.0%41.0%38.0%
200857.0%35.0%33.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20107.0%7.0%8.0%
200923.0%8.0%8.0%
20089.0%7.0%5.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201064.0%18.0%14.0%
200954.0%20.0%12.0%
200829.0%15.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201073.0%41.0%46.0%
200972.0%45.0%41.0%
200878.0%41.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201034.0%33.0%30.0%
200930.0%30.0%27.0%
200827.0%28.0%25.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201023.0%33.0%32.0%
200929.0%28.0%26.0%
200837.0%31.0%28.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201064.0%43.0%42.0%
200964.0%42.0%40.0%
200864.0%41.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201016.0%9.0%6.0%
200919.0%9.0%7.0%
200826.0%12.0%6.0%
 
CST Integrated Math 1 Test
201050.0%44.0%11.0%
200961.0%59.0%9.0%
200872.0%64.0%9.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201087.0%62.0%53.0%
200991.0%56.0%50.0%
200843.0%42.0%47.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201089.0%51.0%50.0%
200967.0%49.0%47.0%
200850.0%41.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201065.0%48.0%45.0%
200968.0%48.0%44.0%
200861.0%41.0%38.0%
 
CST World History Test
200839.0%16.0%9.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201038.0%36.0%31.0%
200933.0%33.0%28.0%
200829.0%31.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201068.0%35.0%31.0%
200964.0%35.0%28.0%
200849.0%33.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201065.0%45.0%46.0%
200961.0%46.0%42.0%
200874.0%47.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201049.0%43.0%38.0%
200941.0%44.0%36.0%
200839.0%38.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201031.0%29.0%33.0%
200929.0%26.0%28.0%
200842.0%31.0%28.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201032.0%26.0%27.0%
200935.0%25.0%26.0%
200836.0%27.0%27.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201049.0%34.0%27.0%
200945.0%36.0%26.0%
200844.0%34.0%24.0%
 
CST Integrated Math 1 Test
201063.0%55.0%13.0%
200975.0%71.0%11.0%
200876.0%68.0%11.0%
 
CST Physics Test
201087.0%56.0%49.0%
200991.0%61.0%46.0%
200843.0%50.0%43.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201091.0%56.0%54.0%
200974.0%55.0%50.0%
200860.0%48.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201063.0%45.0%41.0%
200961.0%42.0%38.0%
200857.0%37.0%33.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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