Pleasant Valley Elementary School (Closed 2018)

Pleasant Valley Elementary School served 177 students in grades 4-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was approximately equal to the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-54% (which was higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 was higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment was 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 4-8
Total Students
177 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
35-39%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pleasant Valley 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
50-54%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pleasant Valley 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
23:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
11%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
77%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pleasant Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pleasant Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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