Barranca Elementary School

  • Barranca Elementary School serves 599 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Barranca Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Barranca Elementary School operates within the Covina-valley Unified School District.

School Overview

  • Barranca Elementary School's student population of 599 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students599 students
Gender %Barranca Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Students by GradeBarranca Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Barranca Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barranca Elementary School is 0.38, which is less 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)
42%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Asian
7%
11%
Hispanic
78%
54%
Black
4%
6%
White
10%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsBarranca Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.380.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Barranca Elementary School is Covina-valley Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Covina-valley Unified School District's student population of 10,918 students has decreased by 15% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $10,043 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 38% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,411 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 37% over four school years.
    School District NameCovina-valley Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    16
    4
    Number of Students Managed10,9181,585
    Covina-valley Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    33%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    51%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$130 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$135 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$10,043$11,049
    District Spending / Student$10,411$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Covina Sierra Vista Middle School
      Grades: 6-8 | 811 students
      0.5 miles
      777 E. Puente St.
      Covina, CA 91723
      (626)974-7300
      0.5 6-8 811
    • Covina Covina High School
      Grades: 9-12 | 1316 students
      1.1 miles
      463 S. Hollenbeck Ave.
      Covina, CA 91723
      (626)974-6020
      1.1 9-12 1316
    • Covina Royal Oak Middle School
      Grades: 7-8 | 712 students
      1.1 miles
      303 S. Glendora Ave.
      Covina, CA 91724
      (626)967-6354
      1.1 7-8 712
    • Covina South Hills High School
      Grades: 9-12 | 1702 students
      1.1 miles
      645 S. Barranca St.
      Covina, CA 91723
      (626)974-6220
      1.1 9-12 1702
    • West Covina Rio Verde Academy Special Education School
      Grades: K-12 | 79 students
      1.2 miles
      2226 E. Rio Verde Dr.
      West Covina, CA 91791
      (626)332-0289
      1.2 K-12 79

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