Santa Clarita Elementary School

  • Santa Clarita Elementary School serves 418 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is equal to the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Santa Clarita 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Santa Clarita Elementary School operates within the Saugus Union School District.

School Overview

  • Santa Clarita Elementary School's student population of 418 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students418 students
Gender %Santa Clarita Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Students by GradeSanta Clarita Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Santa Clarita Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Santa Clarita Elementary School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio28:124:1
Asian
7%
11%
Hispanic
37%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
51%
24%
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsSanta Clarita Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.600.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Santa Clarita Elementary School is Saugus Union School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Saugus Union School District's student population of 9,983 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $12,680 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $12,271 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameSaugus Union School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    15
    4
    Number of Students Managed9,9831,585
    Saugus Union School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    64%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$129 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$125 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$12,680$11,049
    District Spending / Student$12,271$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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