Vallecitos Elementary School

5211 Fifth St.
Fallbrook, CA 92028
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 178 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Vallecitos Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 178 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • : Bottom 50% in CA
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Vallecitos Elementary School's student population of 178 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
178 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Vallecitos Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Vallecitos Elementary School is 0.22, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
#1959 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤20%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Vallecitos 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 2020-21 school year data.
≥50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vallecitos 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
88%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
10%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
0.22
This chart display the diversity score of Vallecitos 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
75%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Vallecitos Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vallecitos Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vallecitos Elementary School's ranking?
Vallecitos Elementary School is ranked #1959 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while ≥50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Vallecitos Elementary School?
178 students attend Vallecitos Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
88% of Vallecitos Elementary School students are Hispanic, 10% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Vallecitos Elementary School?
Vallecitos Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Vallecitos Elementary School offer ?
Vallecitos Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Vallecitos Elementary School part of?
Vallecitos Elementary School is part of Vallecitos Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 178 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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