Santiago Elementary School

  • Santiago Elementary School serves 370 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Santiago Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Santiago Elementary School's student population of 370 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students370 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Santiago Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Santiago Elementary School is 0.58, 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 School Rank#5354 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
12%
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Hispanic
60%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
24%
23%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Santiago Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.580.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaddleback Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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