Sierra Vista K-8

  • Sierra Vista K-8 serves 548 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Sierra Vista K-8 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

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Sierra Vista K-8 places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Sierra Vista K-8's student population of 548 students has grown by 49% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students548 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sierra Vista K-8 is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sierra Vista K-8 is 0.69, which is more 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 (16-17)#4391 out of 9584 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
33%
38%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
47%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
26%
54%
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Black
8%
5%
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White
46%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
17%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sierra Vista K-8.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVacaville Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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