Esperanza

  • Esperanza serves 109 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Esperanza's student population of 109 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students109 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2742 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
11%
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Hispanic
26%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
63%
24%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Esperanza.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.530.41
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Graduation Rate<50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Esperanza and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaddleback Valley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    0.1 miles
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    (949)830-1720
    0.1 7-8 920
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    Grades: K-6 | 360 students
    0.1 miles
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    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
    (949)830-0970
    0.1 K-6 360
  • Mission Viejo Mission Viejo High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2324 students
    0.3 miles
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    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
    (949)837-7722
    0.3 9-12 2324
  • Mission Viejo De Portola Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 540 students
    0.5 miles
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    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
    (949)586-5830
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  • Mission Viejo Newhart Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1189 students
    1.0 miles
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    Mission Viejo, CA 92692
    (949)855-0162
    1.0 6-8 1189

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