Valentine Elementary School

1650 Hntngtn Dr.
San Marino, CA 91108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 1%
Serving 618 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Valentine Elementary School ranks in the top 1% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 91% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 618 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : Top 1% in CA
  • : 91% (Top 1%)
  • : 87% (Top 5%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Valentine Elementary School's student population of 618 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
618 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Valentine Elementary School ranks within the top 1% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Valentine Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#57 out of 9602 schools
(Top 1%)
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91%
33%
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87%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Valentine 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 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Valentine Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
59%
12%
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Hispanic
3%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
25%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.58
This chart display the diversity score of Valentine Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (07-08)
1%
10%
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valentine Elementary School's ranking?
Valentine Elementary School is ranked #57 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in California.
What schools are Valentine Elementary School often compared to?
Valentine Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Carver Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
91% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 87% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Valentine Elementary School?
618 students attend Valentine Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
59% of Valentine Elementary School students are Asian, 25% of students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Valentine Elementary School?
Valentine Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Valentine Elementary School offer ?
Valentine Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Valentine Elementary School part of?
Valentine Elementary School is part of San Marino Unified School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of School (Minimum Day TK-5) Dismissal at 12:30pm (Events)
August 14, 2024 (Wednesday)
No School - Thanksgiving Break (Events)
November 25, 2024 (Monday)
No School - Spring Break (Events)
April 07, 2025 (Monday)
Last Day of School - Dismissal at 12:00pm (Events)
June 05, 2025 (Thursday)
Summer Break Begins (Events)
June 06, 2025 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 618 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • : Top 1%
  • : 91% (Top 1%)
  • : 87% (Top 5%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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