Monterey Vista Elementary School

901 E. Graves Ave.
Monterey Park, CA 91755
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 515 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Monterey Vista Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 515 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Top 10% in CA
  • : 74% (Top 5%)
  • : 71% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Monterey Vista Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Monterey Vista Elementary School's student population of 515 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
515 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Monterey Vista Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Monterey Vista Elementary School is 0.39, 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.
This School
State Level (CA)
#797 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
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74%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Monterey Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
71%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Monterey 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 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
76%
12%
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Hispanic
19%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
2%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.39
This chart display the diversity score of Monterey Vista Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Monterey Vista Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Monterey Vista Elementary School's ranking?
Monterey Vista Elementary School is ranked #797 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in California.
What schools are Monterey Vista Elementary School often compared to?
Monterey Vista Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hillcrest Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 71% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Monterey Vista Elementary School?
515 students attend Monterey Vista Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Monterey Vista Elementary School students are Asian, 19% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Monterey Vista Elementary School?
Monterey Vista Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Monterey Vista Elementary School offer ?
Monterey Vista Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Monterey Vista Elementary School part of?
Monterey Vista Elementary School is part of Garvey Elementary School District.
In what neighborhood is Monterey Vista Elementary School located?
Monterey Vista Elementary School is located in the Garvey neighborhood of Monterey Park, CA. There are 1 other public schools located in Garvey.

School Calendar

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First Day of School (2024-25) (Events)
August 22, 2024 (Thursday)
Thanksgiving Break- Holiday (Events)
November 25, 2024 (Monday)
Thanksgiving Break- Holiday (Events)
November 26, 2024 (Tuesday)
Thanksgiving Break- Holiday (Events)
November 27, 2024 (Wednesday)
Thanksgiving Break- Holiday (Events)
November 28, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 515 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 74% (Top 5%)
  • : 71% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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