5200 Wheeler Ave.
San Dimas, CA 91773
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Oak Mesa Elementary School serves 548 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Oak Mesa Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 548 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Oak Mesa Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Oak Mesa Elementary School's student population of 548 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
548 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Oak Mesa Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Oak Mesa Elementary School is 0.72, which is more 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
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#353 out of 9659 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
16%
12%
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Hispanic
33%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
37%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 548 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 82% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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