Monte Vista Elementary School

  • Monte Vista Elementary School serves 516 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Monte Vista Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Monte Vista Elementary School's student population of 516 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-6
Total Students516 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Monte Vista Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Monte Vista Elementary School is 0.33, 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 (16-17)#7388 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
81%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
11%
23%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Monte Vista Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.330.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Monte Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePorterville Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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