Harold Ambuehl Elementary School

  • Harold Ambuehl Elementary School serves 377 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 47% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Harold Ambuehl Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Harold Ambuehl Elementary School's student population of 377 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harold Ambuehl Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harold Ambuehl Elementary School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#3984 out of 9584 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
52%
23%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCapistrano Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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