Rancho Las Positas Elementary School

Rancho Las Positas Elementary School serves 548 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is equal to the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School operates within the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 548 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 548 students
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 25:1
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.65 0.42
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
49%
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
9%
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District's student population of 13,634 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,268 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,095 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed 13,634 1,757
Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $120 MM $17 MM
Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $118 MM $18 MM
Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,268 $10,238
Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,095 $10,739
Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Tri-valley Rop High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is William Mendenhall Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marylin Avenue Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LivermoreTri-valley Rop High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.9 miles
    1040 Florence Rd
    LivermoreCA 94551
    (925)455-4800
    0.99-12n/a
  • LivermoreMarylin Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 458 students
    1.1 miles
    800 Marylin Ave
    LivermoreCA 94551
    (925)606-4724
    1.1KG-5458
  • LivermoreGranada High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1990 students
    1.2 miles
    400 Wall St
    LivermoreCA 94550
    (925)606-4800
    1.29-121990
  • LivermoreLivermore Valley CharterCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 1095 students
    1.3 miles
    3142 Constitution Dr
    LivermoreCA 94551
    (925)443-1690
    1.3KG-81095
  • LivermoreEmma C. Smith Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 743 students
    1.6 miles
    391 Ontario Dr
    LivermoreCA 94550
    (925)606-4750
    1.6KG-5743

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