Sierra Vista Elementary School

300 Franklin St.
Arvin, CA 93203
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Sierra Vista Elementary School serves 845 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Sierra Vista 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Sierra Vista Elementary School's student population of 845 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students845 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sierra Vista Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sierra Vista Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Sierra Vista Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sierra Vista Elementary School is 0.08, 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 Testing Rank
#8223 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sierra Vista Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hispanic
96%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sierra Vista Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sierra Vista Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
3%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sierra Vista Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sierra Vista Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.080.64
This chart display the diversity score of Sierra Vista Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sierra Vista 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
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sierra Vista 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArvin Union School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sierra Vista Elementary School is Arvin High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Haven Drive Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bear Mountain Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Arvin Haven Drive Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 618 students
    0.2 miles
    341 Haven Dr.
    Arvin, CA 93203
    (661) 854-6540
    0.2 7-8 618
  • Arvin Bear Mountain Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 722 students
    0.7 miles
    1501 Hood St.
    Arvin, CA 93203
    (661) 854-6590
    0.7 K-6 722
  • Bakersfield Grimmway Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 802 students
    0.9 miles
    901 Nectarine Ct.
    Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (661) 855-8200
    0.9 K-8 802
  • Arvin Arvin High School Math: 13% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,627 students
    1.1 miles
    900 Varsity Rd.
    Arvin, CA 93203
    (661) 854-5561
    1.1 9-12 2,627
  • Arvin El Camino Real Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 865 students
    1.1 miles
    911 El Camino Real Rd.
    Arvin, CA 93203
    (661) 854-6661
    1.1 K-6 865

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