Solana Vista Elementary School

  • Solana Vista Elementary School serves 458 students in grades KG-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Solana Vista Elementary School operates within the Solana Beach Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 458 students
Solana Vista Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Solana Vista Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Solana Vista Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Solana Vista Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 19:1 24:1
Solana Vista Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Solana Vista Elementary School American Indian Students (1997-2005)
Asian
3%
11%
Solana Vista Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
27%
54%
Solana Vista Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
6%
Solana Vista Elementary School Black Students (1999-2013)
White
64%
24%
Solana Vista Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Solana Vista Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Solana Vista Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Solana Vista 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.
0.52 0.41
Solana Vista 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.
14%
50%
Solana Vista Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
3%
9%
Solana Vista Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Solana Beach Elementary School District's student population of 2,676 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,718 is higher than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $19,763 is higher than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has grown by 55% over four years.
School District Name Solana Beach Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
4
Number of Students Managed 2,676 1,597
Solana Beach Elementary School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $21 MM
Solana Beach Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $60 MM $21 MM
Solana Beach Elementary School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,718 $12,988
Solana Beach Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,763 $12,986
Solana Beach Elementary 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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School Reviews

5  8/16/2010
Love our school for our academics, all of our amazing teachers and very caring principal. The parent's level of involvement is tremendous. The school is in great shape and always maintained clean. Our beautiful long grass fields give our children the space to run and play freely. One of the best features of our school is having K-3 grades where our 3rd graders can stay naive and innocent. Our school is safe, loving, and academically challenging and I recommend it.
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