Our School

Central Valley High School is a comprehensive high school servicing 9th through 12th grade students in the Gateway Unified School District. Below are just a few of the exciting things about CVHS:

  • A campus-wide belief that
  • A 2009 and 2019 California Distinguished School
  • Small, rural school community with 600-630 students
  • Newly renovated student union & cafeteria
  • Numerous student activities & accomplished athletic programs
  • Safe, small and disciplined campus
  • Academic Support Center with a fully credentialed teacher designed to assist
  • students who are struggling academically & behaviorally
  • Advanced Placement & College Prep courses
  • Excellent and clearly articulated career pathways that teach employability and workplace skills (in areas such as digital technology, culinary arts & banking/finance)
  • College-going resources on campus through Gear Up, College Options and CTE/STROP
Our Message
Central Valley High School (CVHS) maintains a strong focus on college and career readiness standards in order to fully prepare your student for success after high school. The skills needed to succeed after graduation are far different than in the past. CVHS is committed to preparing all of our students in the necessary knowledge and skills to thrive in a productive workplace and an ever-changing society.
A Focus on Academics
At CVHS, we will provide the very best in academics so that our students will thrive academically. To get your student college and career ready, our teachers will follow a simple 4-step strategy focusing on providing the best instruction in the classroom:
  1. We maintain a college-going culture with high expectations and will require that our students master college and career readiness standards.
  2. Our teachers utilize the best instructional practices in the classroom to optimize student learning.
  3. We monitor student learning and teaching through frequent assessment and feedback so that our students’ achievement constantly improves.
  4. We encourage strong parental support and provide strategic and swift intervention for struggling students so that they realize FAILURE IS NOT AN OPTION!
... in Beautiful Northern California
Central Valley High School is located in beautiful Northern California, in the town of Shasta Lake City just north of Redding. There are many things to do and see here, some city and some more suburban. Below are some links to interesting things to do and see around the area.
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