Vacaville Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 18 public schools serving 13,163 students in Vacaville Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Vacaville Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Vacaville Unified School District are Elise P. Buckingham Charter Magnet High School, Alamo Elementary School and Orchard Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Vacaville Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Vacaville Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Vacaville Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
18 Schools
10,331 Schools
# Students
13,163 Students
6,193,432 Students
# Teachers
570 Teachers
264,585 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1

District Rank

Vacaville Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 989 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#748 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Vacaville Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Vacaville 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vacaville 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Vacaville Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.68
0.64
# American Indian Students
78 Students
32,922 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
771 Students
718,704 Students
% Asian Students
6%
12%
# Hispanic Students
4,770 Students
3,364,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
36%
54%
# Black Students
749 Students
337,146 Students
% Black Students
6%
5%
# White Students
5,519 Students
1,436,430 Students
% White Students
42%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
93 Students
28,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
1,183 Students
272,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
1,022
530,118
# Students in 1st Grade:
906
456,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
920
454,067
# Students in 3rd Grade:
944
445,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
940
464,993
# Students in 5th Grade:
999
470,389
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,034
484,412
# Students in 7th Grade:
953
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,029
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,208
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,170
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,068
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
970
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,354 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,053. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,389 is less than the state median of $14,597. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$150 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Vacaville Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$163 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Vacaville Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,354
$15,053
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Vacaville Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,389
$14,597
This chart display average spending per public school student in Vacaville Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Vacaville Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Elise P. Buckingham Charter Magnet High School
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
188-b Bella Vista Rd.
Vacaville, CA 95687
(707) 453-7300
Grades: 9-12
| 502 students
Rank: #22.
Alamo Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 S. Orchard Ave.
Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 453-6200
Grades: K-6
| 704 students
Rank: #33.
Orchard Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
805 N. Orchard Ave.
Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 453-6255
Grades: K-6
| 362 students
Rank: #44.
Cooper Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
750 Christine Dr.
Vacaville, CA 95687
(707) 453-6210
Grades: K-6
| 837 students
Rank: #55.
Vacaville High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
100 Monte Vista Ave.
Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 453-6011
Grades: 9-12
| 1,913 students
Rank: #66.
Browns Valley Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
333 Wretham Dr.
Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 453-6205
Grades: K-6
| 854 students
Rank: #77.
Sierra Vista K-8
Math: 38% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
301 Bel Air Dr.
Vacaville, CA 95687
(707) 453-6260
Grades: K-8
| 548 students
Rank: #88.
Willis Jepson Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
580 Elder St.
Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 453-6280
Grades: 7-8
| 924 students
Rank: #99.
Hemlock Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
400 Hemlock St.
Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 453-6245
Grades: K-6
| 413 students
Rank: #1010.
Will C. Wood High School
Math: 25% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
998 Marshall Rd.
Vacaville, CA 95687
(707) 453-6900
Grades: 9-12
| 1,667 students
Rank: #1111.
Jean Callison Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6261 Vanden Rd.
Vacaville, CA 95687
(707) 453-6250
Grades: K-6
| 700 students
Rank: #1212.
Edwin Markham Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
101 Markham Ave.
Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 453-6230
Grades: K-6
| 895 students
Rank: #1313.
Vaca Pena Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
200 Keith Way
Vacaville, CA 95687
(707) 453-6270
Grades: 7-8
| 751 students
Rank: #1414.
Ernest Kimme Charter Academy For Independent Learning
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1949 Peabody Rd.
Vacaville, CA 95687
(707) 446-3951
Grades: K-12
| 208 students
Rank: #1515.
Eugene Padan Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Padan Sch Rd.
Vacaville, CA 95687
(707) 453-6235
Grades: K-6
| 622 students
Rank: #1616.
Fairmont Charter Elementary School
Charter School
Math: 29% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1355 Marshall Rd.
Vacaville, CA 95687
(707) 453-6240
Grades: K-6
| 551 students
Rank: #1717.
Country High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
100-b Mcclellan St.
Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 453-6215
Grades: 9-12
| 158 students
Kairos Public School Vacaville Academy
Charter School
129 Elm St.
Vacaville, CA 95688
(707) 453-7234
Grades: K-8
| 554 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 13,163 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68

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