Las Palmas Elementary School

1101 Calle Puente
San Clemente, CA 92672
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Las Palmas Elementary School serves 875 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Las Palmas 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 54% (which is higher than the California state average of 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 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Las Palmas Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Las Palmas Elementary School's student population of 875 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students875 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Las Palmas Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Las Palmas 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 Las Palmas Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#2476 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
53%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
40%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Las Palmas 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 NameCapistrano Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Las Palmas Elementary School is San Clemente High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shorecliffs Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marblehead Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Clemente San Clemente High School Math: 50% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,026 students
    0.9 miles
    700 Avenido Pico
    San Clemente, CA 92673
    (949) 492-4165
    0.9 9-12 3,026
  • San Clemente Marblehead Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 376 students
    1.6 miles
    2410 Via Turqueza
    San Clemente, CA 92673
    (949) 234-5339
    1.6 K-5 376
  • San Clemente Clarence Lobo Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 399 students
    1.8 miles
    200 Avenida Vista Montana
    San Clemente, CA 92672
    (949) 366-6740
    1.8 K-5 399
  • San Clemente Concordia Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 587 students
    2.4 miles
    3120 Avenida Del Presidente
    San Clemente, CA 92672
    (949) 492-3060
    2.4 K-5 587
  • San Clemente Shorecliffs Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 906 students
    2.5 miles
    240 Via Socorro
    San Clemente, CA 92672
    (949) 498-1660
    2.5 6-8 906

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