Valley Center Elementary School

28751 Cole Grade Rd.
Valley Center, CA 92082
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Valley Center Elementary School serves 534 students in grades 3-5.
Valley Center Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Valley Center Elementary School's student population of 534 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Rankings

Valley Center Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Valley Center Elementary School is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#6017 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
8%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
54%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
30%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameValley Center-Pauma Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Valley Center Elementary School is Valley Center Prep (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Valley Center Valley Center Prep Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 52 students
    0.1 miles
    28751-u Cole Grade Rd.
    Valley Center, CA 92082
    (760) 751-0455
    0.1 K-12 52
  • Valley Center Valley Center Primary
    Grades: K-3 | 520 students
    0.3 miles
    14249 Fruitvale Rd.
    Valley Center, CA 92082
    (760) 749-8282
    0.3 K-3 520
  • Valley Center Valley Center Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 942 students
    2.8 miles
    28102 N. Lake Wohlford Rd.
    Valley Center, CA 92082
    (760) 751-4295
    2.8 6-8 942
  • Valley Center Lilac Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 526 students
    3.0 miles
    30109 Lilac Rd.
    Valley Center, CA 92082
    (760) 751-1042
    3 K-6 526
  • Valley Center Valley Center High School Math: 23% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,140 student
    3.0 miles
    31322 Cole Grade Rd.
    Valley Center, CA 92082
    (760) 751-5502
    3 9-12 1,140

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