Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    8-12
  • Students
    298
  • Type
    Public, Alternative
  • Reviews
    542 3.9
  • Ranking

AV SOAR High School is a public alternative school in North Antelope Valley Township, California. It has 298 students in grades 8-12. According to state standards, 94% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 542 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

3041 West Ave K
Lancaster, CA 93536
(661) 722-6300

Ratings and Reviews
3.9 from 542 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 5
    Health & Safety: My school is over all friendly and pretty carefree, no one bothers anyone.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Food: I wish we had more choices. The sides are always either an apple or an orange then either salad or carrots.
    • Niche User
    • N/A
    Administration & Policies: You do something bad, you get kicked out. Tardies or absences lead to Saturday school.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Teachers: I fell like the teachers would always be there to help me, they really care.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: We have tons of clubs and are getting more every year.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 Anaverde Hills School 6 mi. 287
R. Rex Parris High School 7 mi. 439
2.33 The Guidance Charter School 8 mi. 319
3.33 Leona Valley Elementary School 7 mi. 165
2.33 Antelope Valley Learning Academy 8 mi. 185

Around AV SOAR High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Student Diversity

AV SOAR High School United States Anaverde Hills School Antelope Valley Learning Academy Leona Valley Elementary School R. Rex Parris High School The Guidance Charter School
Hispanic 50.0% 24.5% 49.0% 55.0% 11.0% 75.0% 56.0%
White 24.0% 51.6% 15.0% 25.0% 77.0% 4.0% 6.0%
African American 13.0% 15.2% 19.0% 15.0% 2.0% 17.0% 23.0%
Multiracial 5.0% 2.6% 6.0% 0% 5.0% 1.0% 5.0%
Asian 4.0% 4.7% 9.0% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 5.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 1.0% 0% 1.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 32.2%
Grade 10 28.9%
Grade 11 17.8%
Grade 12 21.1%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 49 responses

  • 78% Yes
  • 12% Not sure.
  • 10% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 40 responses

  • 25% College preparation
  • 19% Caring teachers
  • 17% Like minded students
  • 15% Almost completely bully free
  • 9% AVID
  • 8% Opportunitites
  • 5% Hands on
  • 1% Go in and out of campus as you please
  • 1% Experiences with friends
  • 0% Family-like environment

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 34 responses

  • 22% Lunch Food
  • 21% People who shouldn't be there, but are
  • 21% Stress overload
  • 12% Competition
  • 9% Crowded Hallways
  • 5% Overestimates students
  • 3% You don't have to dress to impress
  • 1% School disorganization
  • 1% Fundraising
  • 1% Emotional instablility
  • 1% Teachers who don't do their job
  • 1% Lack of socialism

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 40 responses

  • 90% Requires students to take college classes
  • 5% It has a completely avid and stem curriculum.
  • 2% Everything
  • 2% AVID and STEM, as well as college classes.
  • 0% Despite everything, students are dedicated

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 39 responses

  • 79% College Orientated
  • 15% Focus
  • 3% Intense
  • 3% Physically and emotionally exhausting

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 40 responses

  • 52% Do not procrastinate
  • 22% DO EVERYTHING MENTIONED ABOVE
  • 18% You are expected to act like an adult! Behave.
  • 5% Have a very flexible scheduale that can be changed
  • 2% Be willing to sacrifice something to succeed

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 29 responses

  • 31% I love everything about this school.
  • 66% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 3% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.