La Madera Elementary School

La Madera Elementary School serves 615 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
La Madera Elementary School operates within the Saddleback Valley Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 615 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 615 students
La Madera Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
La Madera Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade La Madera Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 29:1 22:1
La Madera Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
La Madera Elementary School American Indian Students (2007-2009)
Asian
13%
11%
La Madera Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
31%
52%
La Madera Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
50%
26%
La Madera Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
La Madera Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups La Madera Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.64 0.42
La Madera Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
19%
48%
La Madera Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
6%
8%
La Madera Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,334 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,383 is less than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,415 is less than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Saddleback Valley Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 31,334 1,667
Saddleback Valley Unf School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $342 MM $19 MM
Saddleback Valley Unf School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $343 MM $18 MM
Saddleback Valley Unf School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,383 $11,099
Saddleback Valley Unf School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,415 $10,975
Saddleback Valley Unf School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is El Toro High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Serrano Intermediate (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Santiago Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake ForestEl Toro High School
    Magnet School
    25255 Toledo Way
    Lake ForestCA 92630
    (949)586-6333
    Magnet School

    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2690 students                      
  • Lake ForestSantiago Elementary School
    24982 Rivendell Dr
    Lake ForestCA 92630
    (949)586-2820
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 577 students                      
  • Lake ForestSerrano Intermediate
    24642 Jeronimo Rd
    Lake ForestCA 92630
    (949)586-3221
    0.8 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 1306 students                      
  • Lake ForestRancho Canada Elementary School
    21801 Winding Way
    Lake ForestCA 92630
    (949)768-5252
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 699 students                      
  • Lake ForestLake Forest Elementary School
    21801 Pittsford Dr
    Lake ForestCA 92630
    (949)830-9945
    1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 947 students                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Life Beyond High School:  The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.