Valencia Valley Elementary School

  • Valencia Valley Elementary School serves 690 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Valencia Valley 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Valencia Valley Elementary School operates within the Newhall School District.

Top Placements (California)

Valencia Valley Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Valencia Valley Elementary School's student population of 690 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students690 students
Gender %Valencia Valley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Students by GradeValencia Valley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Valencia Valley Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Valencia Valley Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Asian
10%
11%
Hispanic
28%
54%
Black
2%
6%
White
52%
24%
Two or more races
8%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsValencia Valley Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.640.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Valencia Valley Elementary School is Newhall School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Newhall School District's student population of 6,650 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,006 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $7,943 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 21% over four school years.
    School District NameNewhall School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    10
    4
    Number of Students Managed6,6501,585
    Newhall School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    62%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    71%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$56 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$55 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,006$11,049
    District Spending / Student$7,943$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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