La Verne Heights Elementary School

  • La Verne Heights Elementary School serves 492 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • La Verne Heights Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • La Verne Heights Elementary School operates within the Bonita Unified School District.

Top Placements

La Verne Heights Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • La Verne Heights Elementary School's student population of 492 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students492 students
Gender %La Verne Heights Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Students by GradeLa Verne Heights Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • La Verne Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of La Verne Heights Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
45%
54%
Black
2%
6%
White
43%
24%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsLa Verne Heights Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.610.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of La Verne Heights Elementary School is Bonita Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Bonita Unified School District's student population of 10,216 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,796 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,487 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four school years.
    School District NameBonita Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    15
    4
    Number of Students Managed10,2161,585
    Bonita Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    48%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    62%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$87 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$94 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,796$11,049
    District Spending / Student$9,487$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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