Plaza Vista

  • Plaza Vista serves 916 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 77% (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 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Plaza Vista's student population of 916 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students916 students
This chart display total students of Plaza Vista by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Plaza Vista
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Plaza Vista by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#668 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Plaza Vista 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Plaza Vista 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 Ratio26:123:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Plaza Vista and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Plaza Vista and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
60%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Plaza Vista and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Plaza Vista and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Plaza Vista and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
18%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Plaza Vista and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Plaza Vista and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plaza Vista.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.590.41
This chart display the diversity score of Plaza Vista and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Plaza Vista and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Plaza Vista 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 NameIrvine Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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