Valentine Elementary School

  • Valentine Elementary School serves 561 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 94% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Valentine Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

Valentine Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Valentine Elementary School's student population of 561 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students561 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Valentine Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 9,595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Valentine Elementary School is 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#25 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
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Asian
51%
11%
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Hispanic
8%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
28%
24%
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Two or more races
13%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Valentine Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
50%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Marino Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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