La Canada Elementary School

  • La Canada Elementary School serves 624 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • La Canada Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 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 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • La Canada Elementary School's student population of 624 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students624 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • La Canada Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 La Canada Elementary School is 0.38, 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#4552 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
78%
54%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
11%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in La Canada Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.380.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in La Canada Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLompoc Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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