Bonita Canyon Elementary School

1 Sundance
Irvine, CA 92603
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 393 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Bonita Canyon Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 393 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • : 63%
  • : 79%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Bonita Canyon Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Bonita Canyon Elementary School's student population of 393 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
393 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Bonita Canyon Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
(18-19)
63%
40%
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(18-19)
79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
27%
12%
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Hispanic
10%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
45%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
18%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Bonita Canyon Elementary School often compared to?
Bonita Canyon Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Turtle Rock Elementary School, Vista Verde by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
63% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Bonita Canyon Elementary School?
393 students attend Bonita Canyon Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
45% of Bonita Canyon Elementary School students are White, 27% of students are Asian, 18% of students are Two or more races, and 10% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bonita Canyon Elementary School?
Bonita Canyon Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Bonita Canyon Elementary School offer ?
Bonita Canyon Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Bonita Canyon Elementary School part of?
Bonita Canyon Elementary School is part of Irvine Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 393 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • : 63%
  • : 79%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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