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Valadez Middle School Academy
161 East La Jolla St.
Placentia, CA 92870

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  • School Type: Middle School
  • District: Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 9
  • Achieved API growth target: Yes
  • Teachers with Full Credentials: 100%
  • Teachers with Emergency Credentials: 0%
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Class Size: 26
  • Core Academic Courses: 28
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 1%
  • English learners: 29%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 44%
  • Migrant education program participants: 1%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 94%
  • Special education within past two years: 11%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 1.86
(based on the 92% who responded)
Graduate School
College Graduate
Some College
High School
Not a High School

State Rank: 4 out of 101
API Score:
Student Ethnicity:
African American

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 92870:

Related Schools:
Abraham Lincoln Elementary rank: 1 in Anaheim
Acacia Elementary rank: 10 in Fullerton
Benito Juarez Elementary rank: 6 in Anaheim
Charles Wagner Elementary rank: 9 in Placentia
Commonwealth Elementary rank: 2 in Fullerton
El Camino Real Continuation High rank: A in Placentia
El Dorado High rank: 9 in Placentia
Fletcher Elementary rank: 4 in Orange
John O. Tynes Elementary rank: 6 in Placentia
Kraemer Middle rank: 9 in Placentia
Alternative La Sierra High rank: A in Fullerton
Continuation La Vista High rank: A in Fullerton
Ladera Vista Junior High rank: 9 in Fullerton
Melrose Elementary rank: 6 in Placentia
Morse Avenue Elementary rank: 7 in Placentia
Olive Elementary rank: 4 in Orange
Orange County Conservation Corps Charter rank: in Fullerton
Raymond Elementary rank: 6 in Fullerton
Rio Vista Elementary rank: 5 in Anaheim
Ruby Drive Elementary rank: 3 in Placentia
Sierra Vista Elementary rank: 9 in Placentia
South Junior High rank: 2 in Anaheim
Sunkist Elementary rank: 2 in Anaheim
Sycamore Junior High rank: 3 in Anaheim
Thomas Edison Elementary rank: 3 in Anaheim
Topaz Elementary rank: 8 in Fullerton
Troy High rank: 10 in Fullerton
Valencia High rank: 9 in Placentia

  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)