Junipero Serra Elementary School

8880 Halifax St.
Ventura, CA 93004
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Junipero Serra Elementary School serves 538 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Junipero Serra Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Junipero Serra Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Junipero Serra Elementary School's student population of 538 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students538 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Junipero Serra Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Junipero Serra Elementary School is 0.59, 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 Testing Rank
#1974 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
45%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
46%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVentura Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Junipero Serra Elementary School is Providence (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Citrus Glen Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ventura Citrus Glen Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 600 students
    0.6 miles
    9655 Darling Rd.
    Ventura, CA 93004
    (805) 672-0220
    0.6 K-5 600
  • Ventura Academy Of Technology & Leadership At Saticoy Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 384 students
    1.4 miles
    760 Jazmin Ave.
    Ventura, CA 93004
    (805) 672-2701
    1.4 K-5 384
  • Oxnard Providence Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 60 students
    1.4 miles
    4333 Vineyard Ave.
    Oxnard, CA 93036
    (805) 981-5800
    1.4 K-12 60
  • Ventura Juanamaria Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 464 students
    1.5 miles
    100 S. Crocker Ave.
    Ventura, CA 93004
    (805) 672-0291
    1.5 K-5 464
  • Ventura Portola Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 568 students
    1.7 miles
    6700 Eagle St.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805) 289-1734
    1.7 K-5 568

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