Monte Vista Elementary School

  • Monte Vista Elementary School serves 331 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Monte Vista Elementary School's student population of 331 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students331 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Monte Vista Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Monte Vista Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1448 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Monte Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
33%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
56%
24%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHope Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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