School Profile

  • 2022-2023 School Profile


    Enrollment:
    2523 students in grades 9-12 are attending Redwood High School, including 557 seniors. 


    Accreditation:
    Western Association of School and College and University of California. 


    School Organization:
    Six period day, 57 minute periods.  Classes meet 5 days a week. Two semesters, 18 weeks each. 


    Visalia Community:
    Visalia is a city of 133,000 population located midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles.  The city is an urban center for light industry and agri-business.  There are 27 elementary schools, 5 middle schools and 4 comprehensive high schools.  The same comprehensive program is offered at all four high schools. 


    Grading:
    A                 4 grade points   Superior
    B                 3 grade points   Above Average
    C                 2 grade points   Average
    D                 1 grade point     Below Average
    F                  0 grade points   Failure(no credit)
    NG              No Grade           No credit
    I                   Incomplete        No credit
    P                  Pass                    Credit                  


    Class Ranking:
    Seniors are ranked numerically according to grade point average at the end of the junior year.  All courses with a letter grade A-F are counted.  Total class enrollment is included in computing class rank, which is weighted.


    Graduation Requirements for Class of 2023:
    Units of Credit
    220 units of credit, required classes and competencies. (Five units of credit are given for each semester course – lasting one hour each day - completed with a passing grade.)

    English            4 years    Mathematics            2 years
    Science            2  years     Health Science        1 semester
    Social Studies 3  years      Physical Education 2 years
    Fine Arts/Foreign Language 1 year


    Curriculum:
    Advanced Placement Opportunities for 2022-2023

    • American Government
    • Biology
    • Calculus
    • Chemistry
    • Environmental Science
    • English Language and Composition
    • English Literature and Composition
    • European History
    • Physics
    • Spanish 4 Language
    • Spanish 5 Literature
    • Statistics
    • US History                                          

     

    Honors courses:

    • English 1H
    • English 2H
    • Integrated Math 2H
    • Integrated Math 3H                                            

    2022 Post High School Participation:

    4 year college                                  25%
    2 year college                                  60%
    Technical schools                            1%
    Military service                                1%
    Employment                                     5%

    Other                                                8%


    ACT

    ACT scores reported in 2019 are as follows:

     

    Redwood

    California

    English

    23.2

    22.4

    Mathematics

    22.2

    22.3

    Reading

    23.5

    23.0

    Science

    22.8

    22.2

    Composite

    23.0

    22.6

     

    SAT scores reported in previous years are as follows:

     

     

    2017

    2018

    2019

    Critical Reading (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing)

    Redwood

    548

    557

    564

    California

    535

    547

    530

    Mathematics

    Redwood

    526

    544

    549

    California

    530

    549

    512


     Placement Fall 2022:

    Arizona State University

    Azusa Pacific University

    Baylor University

    Belmont University

    Boston University 

    Biola University

    Brigham Young University, Idaho

    Brigham Young University, Provo

    California Baptist University

    California Polytechnic State University

    California State University, Bakersfield

    California State University, Channel Islands

    California State University, Chico

    California State University, Fresno

    California State University, Fullerton

    California State University, Humboldt

    California State University, Long Beach

    California State University, Monterey Bay

    California State University, Northridge

    California State University, Sacramento

    California State University, San Diego

    California State University, San Francisco

    California State University, San Jose

    Colorado State University, Pueblo

    College of the Sequoias

    Cuesta College

    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

    Fresno City College

    Fresno Pacific University

    Harvard University 

    Hawaii Pacific University

    Louisiana State University

    Montana State University 

    Pepperdine University

    Point Loma Nazarene University 

    Reedley Community College

    Southern Utah University

    United States Air Force Academy

    University of Arizona

    University of California, Berkeley

    University of California, Davis

    University of California, Los Angeles

    University of California, Merced

    University of California, San Diego

    University of California, Santa Barbara

    University of Hawaii

    University of Kansas

    University of North Carolina

    University of North Georgia

    University of North Texas

    University of Oregon 

    University of Tennessee, Knoxville

    University of Utah

    University of Southern California

    University of the Pacific

    US Air Force

    US Army

    US Marines

    US Navy

    Vanguard University

    West Hills College

    Wheaton College Massachusetts