Rancho Las Positas Elementary School

  • Rancho Las Positas Elementary School serves 553 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Rancho Las Positas Elementary School operates within the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 553 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 553 students
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 22:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 24:1
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2006)
Asian
6%
11%
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
35%
54%
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
6%
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
46%
24%
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
12%
3%
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Rancho Las Positas Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.65 0.41
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
50%
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
9%
Rancho Las Positas Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District's student population of 13,622 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,175 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,443 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 13,622 1,597
Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $125 MM $21 MM
Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $129 MM $21 MM
Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,175 $12,988
Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,443 $12,986
Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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