|Rating||2 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Kern High|
|Location||900 Varsity Rd.
Arvin, CA 93203
Arvin High has an academic rating well below the average for California high schools based on its low test performance and low AP course participation. It is ranked 955th in the best public high schools in California.
Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.
The Arvin High student body is almost exclusively Hispanic with a small White population and has extremely low racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.1%||2|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0%||0|
|Two or more races||2.6%||65|
74% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Arvin High students are largely lower income and rank 1067th in California for high school student family income.
Students at Arvin High scored an average 32% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well below the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 29.5% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||15% to 19%*||55% to 59%*|
|Boys||10% to 14%*||35% to 39%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||suppressed*||suppressed*|
|White||21% to 39%*||40% to 59%*|
|With Disabilites||20% or less*||10% or less*|
|Limited English||10% or less*||10% or less*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Arvin High students in 2016 was 955.
204 out of 1,071 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (19%). College admission testing participation is well below the California median rate of 29% and in the bottom 22% for participation.
Arvin High offers 9 AP courses. 8 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 4% percentile and significantly lower than the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Arvin High had 148 taking AP exams with a 98 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 65% percentile and slightly above the California state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||66%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||8%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||4%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||-1%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||7%|
|AP Courses Offered||9|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||21%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||22%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||20%|
900 Varsity Rd.