Megan Cope Elementary School

2550 Via La Sierra Ln.
San Jacinto, CA 92582
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Megan Cope Elementary School serves 553 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Megan Cope 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 553 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Megan Cope Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Megan Cope Elementary School's student population of 553 students has declined by 45% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 37% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
553 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Megan Cope Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Megan Cope Elementary School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#840 out of 3649 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
73%
56%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
10%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Megan Cope Elementary School's ranking?
Megan Cope Elementary School is ranked #840 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in California.
What schools are Megan Cope Elementary School often compared to?
Megan Cope Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Park Hill Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Megan Cope Elementary School?
553 students attend Megan Cope Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
73% of Megan Cope Elementary School students are Hispanic, 10% of students are White, 9% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Megan Cope Elementary School?
Megan Cope Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Megan Cope Elementary School offer ?
Megan Cope Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Megan Cope Elementary School part of?
Megan Cope Elementary School is part of San Jacinto Unified School District.

School Calendar

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Date
SPRING BREAK - SCHOOL SITES CLOSED (Events)
April 08, 2024 (Monday)
LAST DAY OF SCHOOL (Events)
June 05, 2024 (Wednesday)
First Day of School (Events)
August 06, 2024 (Tuesday)
THANKSGIVING BREAK - SCHOOL SITES CLOSED (Events)
November 25, 2024 (Monday)
THANKSGIVING BREAK - SCHOOL SITES CLOSED (Events)
November 26, 2024 (Tuesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 553 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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