Banyan Elementary School

  • Banyan Elementary School serves 456 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Banyan Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Banyan Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Banyan Elementary School's student population of 456 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students456 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Banyan Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Banyan Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Banyan Elementary School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Banyan Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Banyan Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Banyan Elementary School and the average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Banyan Elementary School and percentage of American Indian students in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
4%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Banyan Elementary School and the percentage of Asian students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
32%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Banyan Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Banyan Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
61%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Banyan Elementary School and the percentage of White students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Banyan Elementary School and the percentage of students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Banyan Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.530.41
This chart display the diversity score of Banyan Elementary School and the average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Banyan Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Banyan Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameConejo Valley Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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