Van Nuys Elementary School

  • Van Nuys Elementary School serves 633 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Van Nuys Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 633 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students633 students
Gender %Van Nuys Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Students by GradeVan Nuys Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Hispanic
94%
54%
Black
2%
6%
White
4%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsVan Nuys Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.120.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 634,993 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $11,240. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $11,537. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,026
4
Number of Students Managed634,9931,558
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$12,871$11,240
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,853$11,537
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • Van NuysArarat CharterCharter School
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    0.1 miles
    6555 Sylmar Ave.
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    0.1KG-5340
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    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2594 students
    0.4 miles
    6535 Cedros Ave.
    Van NuysCA 91411
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  • Van NuysWill Rogers Continuation High SchoolAlternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 184 students
    0.4 miles
    14711 Gilmore St
    Van NuysCA 91411
    (818)778-6895
    0.49-12184
  • Van NuysAndres And Maria Cardenas Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 524 students
    0.6 miles
    6900 Calhoun Ave.
    Van NuysCA 91405
    (818)908-6700
    0.6KG-5524
  • Van NuysChamps - Charter High School Of Arts-multimedia & PerformingCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 800 students
    0.7 miles
    6842 Van Nuys Blvd.
    Van NuysCA 91405
    (818)994-7614
    0.79-12800

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.