Frank Vessels Elementary School

Tel: (714)220-6990
  • Frank Vessels Elementary School serves 682 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Frank Vessels Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Frank Vessels Elementary School operates within the Cypress Elementary School District.

Top Placements (California)

Frank Vessels Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Frank Vessels Elementary School's student population of 682 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students682 students
Gender %Frank Vessels Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Students by GradeFrank Vessels Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Frank Vessels Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Frank Vessels Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Asian
30%
11%
Hispanic
30%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
34%
24%
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsFrank Vessels Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.710.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Frank Vessels Elementary School is Cypress Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Cypress Elementary School District's student population of 3,938 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,811 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $11,162 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameCypress Elementary School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    6
    4
    Number of Students Managed3,9381,585
    Cypress Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    60%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    68%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$34 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$43 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,811$11,049
    District Spending / Student$11,162$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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