Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School

Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School serves 712 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School operates within the Alisal Union School District.

Overview

The student population of 712 students has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 712 students
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by Grade Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 22:1
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
11%
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
97%
52%
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Black (1988-2010)
White
n/a
26%
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School White (1988-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.06 0.64
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2010)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,554 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Alisal Union School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 8,554 1,577
Alisal Union School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $86 MM $19 MM
Alisal Union School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $91 MM $18 MM
Alisal Union School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,338 $11,099
Alisal Union School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,021 $10,975
Alisal Union School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Everett Alvarez High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is La Paz Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank Paul Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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