Valley Center Primary

  • Valley Center Primary serves 520 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to 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%.

School Overview

  • Valley Center Primary's student population of 520 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Valley Center Primary's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Valley Center Primary is 0.59, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
9%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
56%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
30%
23%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Valley Center Primary. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.590.64
This chart display the diversity score of Valley Center Primary and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Valley Center Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Valley Center Valley Center Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 534 students
    0.3 miles
    28751 Cole Grade Rd.
    Valley Center, CA 92082
    (760)749-1631
    0.3 3-5 534
  • Valley Center Valley Center Prep Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 52 students
    0.4 miles
    28751-u Cole Grade Rd.
    Valley Center, CA 92082
    (760)751-0455
    0.4 K-12 52
  • Valley Center Valley Center High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1140 students
    2.7 miles
    31322 Cole Grade Rd.
    Valley Center, CA 92082
    (760)751-5502
    2.7 9-12 1140
  • Valley Center Oak Glen High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 64 students
    2.8 miles
    14172 W. Oak Glen Rd.
    Valley Center, CA 92082
    (760)751-0455
    2.8 9-12 64
  • Valley Center Lilac
    Grades: K-6 | 526 students
    2.9 miles
    30109 Lilac Rd.
    Valley Center, CA 92082
    (760)751-1042
    2.9 K-6 526

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