250 Aptos Sch Rd.
Aptos, CA 95003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Valencia Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Valencia Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2014 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Valencia Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Valencia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Valencia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
22:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Valencia Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
American Indian
(19-20)
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Valencia Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
(19-20)
3%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Valencia Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Hispanic
(19-20)
31%
55%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Valencia Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Black
(19-20)
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Valencia Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
White
(19-20)
61%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Valencia Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Hawaiian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(19-20)
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Valencia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Diversity Score
n/a
This chart display the diversity score of Valencia Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
34%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Valencia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Valencia Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valencia Elementary School's ranking?

Valencia Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Valencia Elementary School?

545 students attend Valencia Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

61% of Valencia Elementary School students are White, 31% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.

What grades does Valencia Elementary School offer ?

Valencia Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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