Sundance Elementary School

8944 Twin Trails Dr.
San Diego, CA 92129
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Sundance Elementary School serves 439 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Sundance Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sundance Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Sundance Elementary School's student population of 439 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Rankings

Sundance Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Sundance Elementary School is 0.72, 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 Testing Rank
#473 out of 9659 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
33%
12%
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Hispanic
11%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
37%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
16%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoway Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sundance Elementary School is Mt. Carmel High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Black Mountain Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Diego Black Mountain Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,319 student
    0.7 miles
    9353 Oviedo St.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 484-1300
    0.7 6-8 1,319
  • San Diego Deer Canyon Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 491 students
    0.7 miles
    13455 Russet Leaf Ln.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 484-6064
    0.7 K-5 491
  • San Diego Sunset Hills Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 454 students
    0.7 miles
    9291 Oviedo St.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 484-1600
    0.7 K-5 454
  • San Diego Mesa Verde Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,344 student
    0.8 miles
    8375 Entreken Way
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 538-5478
    0.8 6-8 1,344
  • San Diego Mt. Carmel High School Math: 65% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,915 student
    0.8 miles
    9550 Carmel Mountain Rd.
    San Diego, CA 92129
    (858) 484-1180
    0.8 9-12 1,915

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