La Tierra Elementary School (Closed 2010)

  • La Tierra Elementary School served 186 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 was lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • La Tierra Elementary School operated within the Saddleback Valley Unified School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students186 students
La Tierra Elementary School Total Students (1989-2009)
Gender %La Tierra Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
La Tierra Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2009)
Students by GradeLa Tierra Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Student : Teacher Ratio21:124:1
La Tierra Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2009)
American Indian
1%
1%
La Tierra Elementary School American Indian Students (2007-2009)
Asian
10%
11%
La Tierra Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2009)
Hispanic
28%
54%
La Tierra Elementary School Black Students (1989-2009)
Black
3%
6%
La Tierra Elementary School Black Students (1989-2009)
White
58%
24%
La Tierra Elementary School White Students (1989-2009)
All Ethnic GroupsLa Tierra Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.580.41
La Tierra Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2009)
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
50%
La Tierra Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2009)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
La Tierra Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2009)

District Comparison

School District NameSaddleback Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed28,6761,585
Saddleback Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)
50%
37%
District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)
65%
48%
District Total Revenue$270 MM$18 MM
District Spending$296 MM$18 MM
District Revenue / Student$8,881$11,049
District Spending / Student$9,749$11,340
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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