Palisades Elementary School

26462 Via Sacramento
Capistrano Beach, CA 92624
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Palisades Elementary School serves 482 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Palisades Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Palisades Elementary School's student population of 482 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students482 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Palisades Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Palisades Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#3872 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
27%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
60%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCapistrano Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Palisades Elementary School is Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pasadena Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 125 students
    1.3 miles
    33621 Del Obispo St. Ste. E
    Pasadena, CA 91107
    (949) 248-1282
    1.3 K-12 125
  • San Juan Capistrano Capistrano Virtual/home Alternative School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 103 students
    1.8 miles
    32972 Calle Perfecto
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949) 234-9374
    1.8 K-8 103
  • San Juan Capistrano Del Obispo Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 368 students
    1.9 miles
    25591 Camino Del Avion
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949) 234-5905
    1.9 K-5 368
  • San Juan Capistrano Marco Forster Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,383 student
    1.9 miles
    25601 Camino Del Avion
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949) 234-5907
    1.9 6-8 1,383
  • San Juan Capistrano Kinoshita Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 590 students
    2.0 miles
    2 Via Positiva
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949) 489-2131
    2 K-5 590

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