Vista Unified School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 34 public schools in Vista Unified School District, serving 24,690 students.
  • Public schools in Vista Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the California public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 50% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
  • The top ranked public schools in Vista Unified School District are Mission Vista High School, Empresa Elementary School and Casita Center For Science/math/technology. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is less than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameVista Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.vistausd.org
School District Phone Number(760)726-2170
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools34 Schools10,323 Schools
# of Students24,690 Students6,196,381 Students
# of Teachers1,141 Teachers264,762 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1

District Comparison

  • Vista Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% 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 89% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Vista 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)
34%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vista 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
89%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Vista Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.540.64
# of American Indian Students89 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students919 Students719,628 Students
% Asian Students
4%
12%
# of Hispanic Students15,746 Students3,366,787 Students
% Hispanic Students
64%
54%
# of Black Students624 Students337,803 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# of White Students5,951 Students1,437,368 Students
% White Students
24%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students189 Students28,797 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# of Two or more races Students1,172 Students273,034 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,162530,332
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,725455,112
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,696454,412
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,672446,053
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,673465,277
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,822470,673
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,752484,739
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,739474,585
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,842472,087
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,852493,582
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,837481,886
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,904473,644
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,916485,844
# of Ungraded Students:988,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,679 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 $8,749 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$223 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of Vista Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$224 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Vista Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,679$10,675
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Vista Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,749$10,743
This chart display average spending per public school student in Vista Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Vista Unified School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Alamosa Park Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 30%
    5130 Alamosa Park Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)940-0700

    Grades: K-5 | 552 students
  • Alta Vista High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1575 Bonair Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)724-3775

    Grades: 9-12 | 139 students
  • Beaumont Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    550 Beaumont Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)726-4040

    Grades: K-5 | 549 students
  • Bella Mente Montessori Academy Charter School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1737 W. Vista Way
    Vista, CA 92083
    (760)621-8948

    Grades: K-8 | 628 students
  • Bobier Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    220 W. Bobier Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)724-8501

    Grades: K-5 | 645 students
  • Breeze Hill Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1111 Melrose Way
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)945-2373

    Grades: K-5 | 790 students
  • California Avenue Elementary School Special Education School
    215 W. California Ave.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)630-4870

    Grades: K-8 | 26 students
  • Casita Center For Science/math/technology Math: 55% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 20%
    260 Cedar Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)724-8442

    Grades: K-5 | 588 students
  • Empresa Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 20%
    4850 Avenida Empresa
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)940-8454

    Grades: K-5 | 838 students
  • Foothill Oak Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1370 Oak Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)631-3458

    Grades: K-5 | 644 students
  • Grapevine Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    630 Grapevine Rd.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)724-8329

    Grades: K-5 | 652 students
  • Guajome Learning Center Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2000 N. Santa Fe Ave.
    Vista, CA 92083
    (760)631-8500

    Grades: K-12 | 81 students
  • Guajome Park Academy Charter Charter School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2000 N. Santa Fe Ave.
    Vista, CA 92083
    (760)631-8500

    Grades: K-12 | 1,360 student
  • Hannalei Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    120 Hannalei Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)631-6248

    Grades: K-5 | 614 students
  • Lake Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 30%
    4950 Lake Blvd.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)945-5300

    Grades: K-5 | 831 students
  • Madison Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4930 Lake Blvd.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)940-0176

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,077 student
  • Major General Raymond Murray High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    215 N. Melrose Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)631-2502

    Grades: 10-12 | 178 students
  • Maryland Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    700 N. Ave.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)631-6675

    Grades: K-5 | 555 students
  • Mission Meadows Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5657 Spur Ave.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)630-7884

    Grades: K-5 | 576 students
  • Mission Vista High School Alternative School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 87%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1306 Melrose Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)758-6800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,677 student
  • Monte Vista Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1720 Monte Vista Rd.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)726-0410

    Grades: K-5 | 527 students
  • North County Trade Technical High School Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1126 N. Melrose Dr. Ste. 301
    Vista, CA 92083
    (760)598-0782

    Grades: 9-12 | 169 students
  • Olive Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    836 Olive Ave.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)724-7129

    Grades: K-5 | 348 students
  • Rancho Buena Vista High School Math: 40% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1601 Longhorn Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)727-7284

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,168 students
  • Rancho Minerva Middle School Math: 15% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2245 Foothill Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)631-4500

    Grades: 6-8 | 803 students
  • Roosevelt Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    850 Sagewood Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)726-8003

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,069 student
  • Siatech Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2611 Temple Heights Dr., Ste.
    Oceanside, CA 92056
    (760)945-1227

    Grades: 11-12 | 1,069 student
  • T.h.e Leadership Academy Math: 38% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1550 Temple Heights Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)631-6242

    Grades: K-5 | 678 students
  • Vista Academy Of Visual And Performing Arts Math: 19% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    600 N. Santa Fe Ave.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)941-0880

    Grades: K-5 | 608 students
  • Vista Adult Transition Center Special Education School
    325 E. Bobier Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)758-3400

    Grades: Inquire with school | 112 students
  • Vista High School Math: 20% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1 Panther Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)726-5611

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,515 students
  • Vista Innovation And Design Academy Math: 34% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 50%
    740 Olive Ave.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)724-7115

    Grades: 6-8 | 751 students
  • Vista Magnet Middle School Of Technology Science And Math Math: 45% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    151 Civic Center Dr.
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)726-5766

    Grades: 6-8 | 852 students
  • Vista Visions Academy Alternative School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    305 E. Bobier
    Vista, CA 92084
    (760)724-4785

    Grades: K-12 | 21 students
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