Big Springs Elementary School

  • Big Springs Elementary School serves 654 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Big Springs Elementary School operates within the Simi Valley Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 654 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students654 students
Gender %Big Springs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Students by GradeBig Springs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 Ratio28:124:1
Asian
15%
11%
Hispanic
20%
54%
White
60%
24%
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsBig Springs Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.580.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%

District Comparison

  • Simi Valley Unified School District's student population of 17,196 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,036 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,878 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSimi Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
4
Number of Students Managed17,1961,564
Simi Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$170 MM$17 MM
Simi Valley Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$186 MM$18 MM
Simi Valley Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$9,036$10,991
Simi Valley Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,878$11,482
Simi Valley Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Simi Valley Valley View Middle School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1315 students
    0.5 miles
    3347 Tapo St.
    Simi Valley, CA 93063
    (805)520-6820
    0.5 6-8 1315
  • Simi Valley Township Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 563 students
    0.8 miles
    4101 Township Ave.
    Simi Valley, CA 93063
    (805)520-6770
    0.8 KG-6 563
  • Simi Valley Santa Susana Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 353 students
    1.3 miles
    4300 Apricot Rd.
    Simi Valley, CA 93063
    (805)520-6765
    1.3 KG-6 353
  • Simi Valley Simi Valley High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2182 students
    1.5 miles
    5400 Cochran St.
    Simi Valley, CA 93063
    (805)577-1400
    1.5 9-12 2182
  • Simi Valley Garden Grove Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 411 students
    1.9 miles
    2250 N. Tracy Ave.
    Simi Valley, CA 93063
    (805)520-6700
    1.9 KG-6 411

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Did You Know?
California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.