Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) (Closed 2016)

4560 Alvarado Canyon Rd.

San Diego, CA 92120

  • Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) served 484 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was ≥50% (which was higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was ≥50% (which was higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) operated within the Mountain Empire Unified School District.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students484 students
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Total Students (2014-2016)
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Total Teachers (2014-2016)
Students by GradeAcademy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Student By Grade

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:124:1
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Student Teacher Ratio (2014-2016)
Asian
7%
11%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Asian Students (2014-2016)
Hispanic
18%
54%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Black Students (2014-2016)
Black
2%
6%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Black Students (2014-2016)
White
64%
24%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) White Students (2014-2016)
Two or more races
9%
4%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Two Or More Races Students (2014-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsAcademy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.550.41
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Diversity Score (2014-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
50%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Eligible for Free Lunch (2014-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
Academy Of Arts And Sciences: El Cajon Elementary (k-5) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2014-2016)

District Comparison

School District NameMountain Empire Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed4,0181,585
Mountain Empire Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
37%
District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
48%
District Total Revenue$21 MM$18 MM
District Spending$22 MM$18 MM
District Revenue / Student$7,105$11,049
District Spending / Student$7,346$11,340
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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