Simi Valley High School in Simi Valley, CA - Niche

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    Public, Magnet
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    281 3.5
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Simi Valley High School is a public magnet school in Simi Valley, California. It has 2,260 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 68% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 281 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

5400 Cochran St
Simi Valley, CA 93063
(805) 577-1400

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 281 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Sports are a huge extracurricular activity at this school. We offer almost every sport that is available in the area, and most of our sports teams are "no cut" programs.
    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: This school is so involved throughout the whole community. I spent my 4 years of high school in leadership, helping the students have a memorable high school experience.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: These teachers are knowledgeable and willing to work with students to adapt to their learning needs.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: the school supported football and basketball way more than any other sport. the other teams were forgotten about
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: my favorite experience was being in leadership and being involved in planning of school activities

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Santa Susana High School 2 mi. 1,282
3.00 Royal High School 5 mi. 2,099
2.66 Chatsworth Charter High School 6 mi. 2,360
2.66 California Virtual Academy at San Diego 6 mi. 3,091
California Virtual Academy at San Joaquin 6 mi. 1,596

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


Female 46%
Male 53%

Student Diversity

Simi Valley High School United States California Virtual Academy at San Diego California Virtual Academy at San Joaquin Chatsworth Charter High School Royal High School Santa Susana High School
White 61.0% 51.0% 54.0% 45.0% 20.0% 57.0% 61.0%
Hispanic 25.0% 25.0% 24.0% 21.0% 57.0% 33.0% 21.0%
Asian 9.0% 4.8% 7.0% 11.0% 14.0% 5.0% 12.0%
African American 1.0% 15.0% 9.0% 18.0% 7.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.8% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 2.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 24.2%
Grade 10 25.3%
Grade 11 25.0%
Grade 12 25.5%

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 32 responses

  • 62% Yes
  • 25% Not sure.
  • 12% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 21% Spirit
  • 18% Sports team
  • 18% Friends
  • 15% Principal
  • 13% Teachers
  • 13% Honors/Gifted Programs
  • 1% Band
  • 1% Choir

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 21 responses

  • 45% Some teachers
  • 33% Counseling
  • 12% Nothing
  • 6% ASB Office aka Cardona
  • 3% Mr. Cox

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 29 responses

  • 66% Our amaing sports teams and school spirit
  • 21% Nothing. It is an average school.
  • 3% Our career pathways program.
  • 3% Clubs and Organizations
  • 3% The high quality area
  • 3% Vocal ensemble

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 59% Simi High Swag
  • 22% Average
  • 19% Legendary

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 48% Work your hardest and the rest will come easily.
  • 39% It will be okay! Really!
  • 13% Take calculus. its good times.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 27 responses

  • 11% I love everything about this school.
  • 67% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 22% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.