Monte Vista Elementary School

701 W. W.field Ave.
Porterville, CA 93257
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Monte Vista Elementary School serves 516 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (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 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 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% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Monte Vista Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Monte Vista Elementary School's student population of 516 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% 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 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Monte Vista Elementary School is 0.35, 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
#7137 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
80%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
11%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.350.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Monte Vista Elementary School is Butterfield Charter High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prospect Education Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westfield Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Porterville Butterfield Charter High School Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 362 students
    0.4 miles
    900 W. Pioneer Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-7057
    0.4 9-12 362
  • Porterville Westfield Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 678 students
    0.6 miles
    1151 W. Pioneer Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-7270
    0.6 K-6 678
  • Porterville Prospect Education Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 78 students
    0.9 miles
    645 N. Prospect St.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-7095
    0.9 K-12 78
  • Porterville Sequoia Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 599 students
    1.0 miles
    1450 W. Castle Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 788-0923
    1 7-8 599
  • Porterville Belleview Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 422 students
    1.1 miles
    197 W. Belleview Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-7110
    1.1 K-6 422

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