Monterey Heights Elementary School serves 511 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Quick Stats (2023)
- Grades: Kindergarten-6
- Enrollment: 511 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
- Minority Enrollment: 90%
- Math Proficiency: 35%
- Reading Proficiency: 41%
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Monterey Heights Elementary School's student population of 511 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
The diversity score of Monterey Heights Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Monterey Heights Elementary School?
511 students attend Monterey Heights Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Monterey Heights Elementary School students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Black, 10% of students are White, 7% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Monterey Heights Elementary School?
Monterey Heights Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is equal to the California state average of 22:1.
What grades does Monterey Heights Elementary School offer ?
Monterey Heights Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Monterey Heights Elementary School part of?
Monterey Heights Elementary School is part of Lemon Grove School District.
View the Monterey Heights Elementary School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:
Last Day of School for the 2022-2023 School Year (Events Calendar)
June 15, 2023 (Thursday)
Fall Break- No School (Events Calendar)
October 09, 2023 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break- No School (Events Calendar)
November 20, 2023 (Monday)
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