Vejar Elementary School

Tel: (909)397-4985
  • Vejar Elementary School serves 929 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 19% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Vejar 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the California state level of 24:1.
  • Vejar Elementary School operates within the Pomona Unified School District.

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School Overview

  • Vejar Elementary School's student population of 929 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students929 students
Gender %Vejar Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Students by GradeVejar Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Vejar Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vejar Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
93%
54%
Black
3%
6%
All Ethnic GroupsVejar Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.130.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Vejar Elementary School is Pomona Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Pomona Unified School District's student population of 24,654 students has decreased by 9% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $12,667 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,163 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NamePomona Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    42
    4
    Number of Students Managed24,6541,585
    Pomona Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    25%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    38%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$344 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$358 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$12,667$11,049
    District Spending / Student$13,163$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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