Hoover Elementary School

  • Hoover Elementary School serves 405 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) 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 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Hoover Elementary School's student population of 405 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hoover Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hoover Elementary School is 0.06, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#8907 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hoover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hoover Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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Asian
1%
11%
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Hispanic
97%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hoover Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
2%
24%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hoover Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.060.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hoover Elementary School 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 NameSanta Ana Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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I was a student at Hoover Elementary graduating the 5th grade in 1990. Because of the teachers that I had i went on to receive my Bachelors Degree and have since started on my MBA. My children are in the 4th and 1st grade this school year and are doing EXTREMELY WELL....in fact my daughter made HONOR ROLL for the 1st trimester. I know a few of the teachers that were just getting started when i attended Hoover that are still there and are STILL great teachers. My son's 1st grade teacher Mrs. Cheung being one of them. The principal Mr. Valle, has been a great resource for me and my children and he is very concerned and very involved in the education and well-being of all of his students. As a parent i honestly believe that it is the student's responsibility to bring forth all efforts in order to succeed, and i have done my best to instill this in my children. I also believe that it is the STUDENTS that make the school and not the school that makes the Student.
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