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Pleasant Valley High School
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  • Public
  • BETTENDORF, IA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade B
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Administration
    grade B+
  7. Sports
    grade A
  8. Food
    grade B+
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B

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Pleasant Valley High School is a top rated, public school located in BETTENDORF, IA. It has 1,643 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1. According to state test scores, 83% of students are at least proficient in math and 87% in reading.

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Pleasant Valley High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
87%
Percent Proficient - Math
83%
Average Graduation Rate
96%
Average SAT
1380
58 responses
Average ACT
28
396 responses
AP Enrollment
14%

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Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$86,250
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,693
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$281,000
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
90%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 20 responses
Poll
80%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 20 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 29 responses
  • Pep rallies
    38%
  • Cross Country Program
    14%
  • Homecoming
    14%
  • Concert/Marching Band
    10%
  • Swim Program
    10%
  • Matching band
    7%
  • Pep rallies
    3%

Students

Diversity
grade B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,643
Free or Reduced Lunch
9%
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 23 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 23 responses
96%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 23 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$62,711
Teachers in First/Second Year
7.9%
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 27 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 27 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 27 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$12,790 / year
National
$12,239
82%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 33 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 33 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 33 responses

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