Bonita Canyon Elementary School

  • Bonita Canyon Elementary School serves 452 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bonita Canyon Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Bonita Canyon Elementary School's student population of 452 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students452 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bonita Canyon Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bonita Canyon Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#659 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
34%
11%
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Hispanic
7%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
45%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score0.670.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIrvine Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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