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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 62 public schools in Capistrano Unified School District, serving 53,549 students.
  • Public school in Capistrano Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 58% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 20% of public schools in California.
  • The top ranked public schools in Capistrano Unified School District are Oxford Preparatory Academy - South Orange County, Ladera Ranch Elementary School and Vista Del Mar Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is more than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameCapistrano Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.capousd.org
School District Phone Number(949)234-9200
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools62 Schools10,323 Schools
# of Students53,549 Students6,196,381 Students
# of Teachers2,041 Teachers264,762 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1

District Comparison

  • Capistrano Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 96% has decreased from 97% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Capistrano Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Capistrano Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
96%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Capistrano Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.610.64
# of American Indian Students105 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students4,063 Students719,628 Students
% Asian Students
8%
12%
# of Hispanic Students14,239 Students3,366,787 Students
% Hispanic Students
27%
54%
# of Black Students704 Students337,803 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# of White Students29,872 Students1,437,368 Students
% White Students
56%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students78 Students28,797 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students4,488 Students273,034 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:3,722530,332
# of Students in 1st Grade:3,559455,112
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3,580454,412
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,725446,053
# of Students in 4th Grade:3,747465,277
# of Students in 5th Grade:4,012470,673
# of Students in 6th Grade:4,132484,739
# of Students in 7th Grade:4,508474,585
# of Students in 8th Grade:4,330472,087
# of Students in 9th Grade:4,388493,582
# of Students in 10th Grade:4,516481,886
# of Students in 11th Grade:4,579473,644
# of Students in 12th Grade:4,590485,844
# of Ungraded Students:1618,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $7,298 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,675. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $7,425 is less than the state average of $10,743. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$393 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of Capistrano Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$399 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Capistrano Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$7,298$10,675
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Capistrano Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$7,425$10,743
This chart display average spending per public school student in Capistrano Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Capistrano Unified School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Aliso Niguel High School Math: 60% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 10%
    28000 Wolverine Way
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949)831-5590

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,120 students
  • Aliso Viejo Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    111 Park Ave.
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949)831-2622

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,070 student
  • Arroyo Vista Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 20%
    23371 Arroyo Vista
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
    (949)234-5951

    Grades: K-5 | 560 students
  • Arroyo Vista Middle School Math: 72% | Reading: 82%
    Rank: Top 5%
    23371 Arroyo Vista
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
    (949)234-5951

    Grades: 6-8 | 397 students
  • Bathgate Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Top 20%
    27642 Napoli Way
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
    (949)348-0451

    Grades: K-5 | 660 students
  • Bernice Ayer Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1271 Sarmentoso
    San Clemente, CA 92673
    (949)366-9607

    Grades: 6-8 | 896 students
  • Bridges Community Day Alternative School
    31576 El Camino Real
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949)234-5302

    Grades: 7-12 | 13 students
  • California Preparatory Academy Alternative School
    Math: 50-59% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank: Top 20%
    32972 Calle Perfecto
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949)234-5317

    Grades: 9-12 | 134 students
  • Canyon Vista Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    27800 Oak View Dr.
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949)234-5941

    Grades: K-5 | 581 students
  • Capistrano Connections Academy Charter School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 50%
    33272 Valle Rd.
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949)461-1667

    Grades: K-12 | 3,617 students
  • Capistrano Valley High School Math: 42% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Top 30%
    26301 Via Escolar
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
    (949)364-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,105 students
  • Capistrano Virtual/home Alternative School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 20%
    32972 Calle Perfecto
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949)234-9374

    Grades: K-8 | 103 students
  • Carl Hankey Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 30%
    27252 Nubles St.
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
    (949)234-5315

    Grades: K-5 | 385 students
  • Carl Hankey Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 20%
    27252 Nubles
    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
    (949)234-5315

    Grades: 6-8 | 234 students
  • Castille Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 10%
    24042 Via La Coruna
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
    (949)234-5976

    Grades: K-5 | 567 students
  • Chaparral Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 78%
    Rank: Top 10%
    29001 Sienna Pkwy.
    Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
    (949)234-5349

    Grades: K-5 | 795 students
  • Clarence Lobo Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    200 Avenida Vista Montana
    San Clemente, CA 92672
    (949)366-6740

    Grades: K-5 | 399 students
  • Community Roots Academy Charter School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 20%
    29292 Crown Valley Pkwy
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
    (949)831-4272

    Grades: K-8 | 667 students
  • Concordia Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3120 Avenida Del Presidente
    San Clemente, CA 92672
    (949)492-3060

    Grades: K-5 | 587 students
  • Dana Hills High School Math: 47% | Reading: 65%
    Rank: Top 30%
    33333 Golden Lantern
    Dana Point, CA 92629
    (949)496-6666

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,588 students
  • Del Obispo Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    25591 Camino Del Avion
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949)234-5905

    Grades: K-5 | 368 students
  • Don Juan Avila Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 10%
    26278 Wood Canyon Dr.
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949)349-9452

    Grades: K-5 | 750 students
  • Don Juan Avila Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 76%
    Rank: Top 10%
    26278 Wood Canyon Dr.
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949)362-0348

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,143 student
  • George White Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    25422 Chapparosa Park Dr.
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
    (949)249-3875

    Grades: K-5 | 600 students
  • Harold Ambuehl Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    28001 San Juan Creek Rd.
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949)661-0400

    Grades: K-5 | 377 students
  • Hidden Hills Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    25142 Hidden Hills Rd.
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
    (949)495-0050

    Grades: K-5 | 366 students
  • John Malcom Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 74%
    Rank: Top 20%
    32261 Charles Ave.
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
    (949)248-0542

    Grades: K-5 | 614 students
  • Journey Charter School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 50%
    27102 Foxborough
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
    (949)448-7232

    Grades: K-8 | 528 students
  • Junipero Serra High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    31422 Camino Capistrano
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949)489-7216

    Grades: 9-12 | 161 students
  • Kinoshita Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2 Via Positiva
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949)489-2131

    Grades: K-5 | 590 students
  • Ladera Ranch Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 83%
    Rank: Top 5%
    29551 Sienna Pkwy.
    Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
    (949)234-5915

    Grades: K-5 | 769 students
  • Ladera Ranch Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 85%
    Rank: Top 5%
    29551 Sienna Pkwy.
    Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
    (949)234-5922

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,533 student
  • Laguna Niguel Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 20%
    27922 Niguel Heights Blvd.
    Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
    (949)234-5308

    Grades: K-5 | 492 students
  • Las Flores Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 71%
    Rank: Top 20%
    25862 Antonio Pkwy.
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
    (949)589-6935

    Grades: K-5 | 633 students
  • Las Flores Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 10%
    25862 Antonio Pkwy.
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
    (949)589-6543

    Grades: 6-8 | 935 students
  • Show 27 more public schools in Capistrano Unified School District (out of 62 total schools)
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