Van Nuys Senior High School

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6535 Cedros Ave

Van Nuys, CA 91411

(818) 778-6800

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Grades: 8 - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 2,946

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

23 Parent Reviews for Van Nuys Senior High School

This is one of the most amazing high schools you or can go to. The marching band is amazing, and many of the kids at school have so much pep! This school has many amazing teachers like Mr.Furman. As a residential student the only thing i hate is that I'm looked down on because I'm not in a magnet program. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/24/13

Class of 2011 !! Best teachers, staff and principal. So Sad to know Vanderbock is retiring, she did the school well!!

Posted by a teacher on 06/14/13

Van Nuys High School has some great programs. Besides the three magnets there is a Manufacturing Academy Program and an Automotive Program. This tech savvy school has 22 computer labs and uses a community networked web 2.0 website

Posted by a teacher on 09/04/12

This is one of the finest high schools you or your children can attend. We boast the highest advanced placement (AP) passing rate in LAUSD. This is no small feat as the national passing rate for the AP exam is well below 50%. There exists only 2 high schools that are on the same tier that of which ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/08/11

I am the parent of a 9th grader in the Math and Science Magnet who is also involved in school athletics. I could not have asked for a better school for my son. Teachers challenge him and prepare his for college level study skills. He had adjusted well to the work/atudy load as well as the team sport ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/01/10

Van Nuys High School is a gem in the Valley. It has three outstanding magnet schools on campus and a highly successful Advanced Placement program.

Posted by a other on 09/16/09

Van Nuys High School is really quite remarkable. I'm in the Performing Arts magnet, and contrary to popular belief, we also take academics seriously while maintaining our extracurricular activities. Our fabulous dance team has won nationals for the last five or so years. Our vocal and theatre programs ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/29/09

i go to this school it is awesome however my time has come to leave this really great school and go to college i will miss the fun classes that you actualy learned without knowing the teachers in the high school planted a bit of knowledge in me with out me knowing i learned a lot thank you all the teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/18/09

The school is the only LAusd school with 3 very demanding magnets -- math science, performing arts and medical magnet. Its API with includes the resident population and the 3 magnets jumped 53 points last year. That is exceptional. The teachers are first rate and are led by one of the best principals ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/19/08

This school is amazing. I'm a 9th grader there & I have to say the magnet programs are incredible. I'm glad I chose Van Nuys High School as my school.

Posted by a student on 10/12/08

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Test scores for Van Nuys Senior High School

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Test Year: 2012
Van Nuys Senior High School
Los Angeles Unified School District
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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Van Nuys schools — Van Nuys Senior High School is located at 6535 Cedros Ave, Van Nuys CA 91411. 6535 Cedros Ave is in the 91411 ZIP code in Van Nuys, CA The school district for Van Nuys Senior High School is the Los Angeles Unified School District. Van Nuys Senior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 8 - 12.
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