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Visitacion Valley Middle School

Visitacion Valley Middle School is a coeducational public school for students in grades 6 through 8.

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Education Quality
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Cost Of Living
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Climate
Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

Visitacion Valley Middle School says

Our school commits to delivering high quality educational program that addresses individual needs. To do this, we use diverse staff resources and improve student access to high quality programs during the school day and in afterschool programs. We publish a monthly newsletter to keep parents informed, hold workshops, and offer many opportunities for parent communication and involvement. Visitacion Valley Middle School prides itself in its active role in the community by welcoming parents, families, and community partners to participate on all levels of creating a culturally responsive 21st Century Middle School.

Curriculum

Visitacion Valley Middle School received a Noodle Innovative School Award in 2015.

Mission Statement

The Visitacion Valley Middle School mission is to provide a quality education that prepares students for a fulfilling life in a global society. We provide a fair opportunity for all students to learn and the educational resources for students to be successful. The school, rich in ethnicity and culture, is known nationally for its innovative programs. Teachers and students are assigned to academic families that use a variety of innovative technology, cross-curricular writing programs, and project-based and standards-based instruction throughout the year. We focus on equitable teaching practices and encourage student participation. To our teachers and staff, joyful learning means that each student is able to maximize his/her abilities and be successful in learning through different learning methods.

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Finance

Finance

Public schools are supported through local, state, and federal funding, and do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Academics

Academics

Adequate Yearly Progress

AYP was Not Met Overall for the year 2012.

AYP for Math was Not Met for the year 2012.

AYP for Reading was Not Met for the year 2012.

AYP is a measurement defined by the United States federal No Child Left Behind Act that allows the U.S. Department of Education to determine how every public school and school district in the country is performing academically according to results on standardized tests.

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 387
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
6 118
7 124
8 145

Visitacion Valley Middle School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Visitacion Valley Middle School's enrollment numbers.

Gender 58% Male / 42% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

77% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Visitacion Valley Middle School.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 9%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 23%
Black or African American 26%
Asian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
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