Mission Meadows Elementary School

5657 Spur Ave.
Vista, CA 92084
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Mission Meadows Elementary School serves 485 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Mission Meadows 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 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 485 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • 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

Mission Meadows Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Mission Meadows Elementary School's student population of 485 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
485 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Mission Meadows 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 Mission Meadows Elementary School is 0.57, 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
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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
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
60%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
27%
21%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mission Meadows Elementary School's ranking?
Mission Meadows 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 Mission Meadows Elementary School often compared to?
Mission Meadows Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Mary Fay Pendleton Elementary School, North Terrace 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 Mission Meadows Elementary School?
485 students attend Mission Meadows Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Mission Meadows Elementary School students are Hispanic, 27% of students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mission Meadows Elementary School?
Mission Meadows Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Mission Meadows Elementary School offer ?
Mission Meadows Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Mission Meadows Elementary School part of?
Mission Meadows Elementary School is part of Vista Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 485 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • 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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