Vandalia Elementary School

271 E. College Ave.
Porterville, CA 93257
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Vandalia Elementary School serves 617 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Vandalia 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 26% (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 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Vandalia Elementary School's student population of 617 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students617 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Rankings

Vandalia 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 Vandalia Elementary School is 0.51, 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
#7044 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
14%
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
68%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
11%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePorterville Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Vandalia Elementary School is Vine Street Community Day (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pioneer Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Porterville Pioneer Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 822 students
    0.0 miles
    225 E. College Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-7200
    0 6-8 822
  • Porterville Santa Fe Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 713 students
    0.8 miles
    286 E. Orange Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-6614
    0.8 K-5 713
  • Porterville Vine Street Community Day Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 20 students
    1.0 miles
    140 S. C St.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-6650
    1 7-12 20
  • Porterville Olive Street Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 694 students
    1.2 miles
    255 W. Olive Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-7190
    1.2 K-6 694
  • Porterville John J. Doyle Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 661 students
    1.3 miles
    1045 E. Orange Ave.
    Porterville, CA 93257
    (559) 782-7140
    1.3 K-6 661

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