George White Elementary School

25422 Chapparosa Park Dr.

Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (949)249-3875
  • George White Elementary School serves 616 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (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 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • George White 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 31:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • George White Elementary School operates within the Capistrano Unified School District.

Top Placements (California)

George White 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%)

School Overview

  • George White Elementary School's student population of 616 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students616 students
Gender %George White Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Students by GradeGeorge White Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • George White 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 31:1 has increased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George White Elementary School is 0.51, 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)
64%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio31:124:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
22%
54%
White
66%
24%
Two or more races
8%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsGeorge White Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.510.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of George White Elementary School is Capistrano Unified 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.
    • Capistrano Unified School District's student population of 53,772 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $7,298 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $7,425 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameCapistrano Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    63
    4
    Number of Students Managed53,7721,585
    Capistrano Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    58%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    68%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$393 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$399 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$7,298$11,049
    District Spending / Student$7,425$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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