La Veta Elementary School

  • La Veta Elementary School serves 709 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 48% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • La Veta Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • La Veta Elementary School's student population of 709 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students709 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of La Veta Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • La Veta 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of La Veta Elementary School is 0.45, 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 School Rank#4507 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
72%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
17%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in La Veta Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.450.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to La Veta Elementary School is Ousd Community Day (0.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mcpherson Magnet (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anaheim Orange Unified Pre-k Sdc
    Grades: K
    0.3 miles
    5125 E. Gerda Dr.
    Anaheim, CA 92807
    (714)997-6202
    0.3 K n/a
  • Orange Mcpherson Magnet Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 878 students
    0.4 miles
    333 S. Prospect St.
    Orange, CA 92869
    (714)997-6384
    0.4 K-8 878
  • Orange Ousd Community Day Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 36 students
    0.4 miles
    250 S. Yorba St.
    Orange, CA 92869
    (714)628-5479
    0.4 7-12 36
  • Orange Ousd Home School Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 64 students
    0.4 miles
    250 S. Yorba St.
    Orange, CA 92869
    (714)628-5479
    0.4 K-12 64
  • Orange Jordan Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 422 students
    0.9 miles
    4319 E. Jordan Ave.
    Orange, CA 92869
    (714)997-6187
    0.9 K-6 422

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