9377 Vena Ave.
Pacoima, CA 91331
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Vena Avenue Elementary School serves 541 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Vena Avenue Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 541 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Vena Avenue Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Vena Avenue Elementary School's student population of 541 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
541 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Vena Avenue Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Vena Avenue Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1712 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
9%
12%
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Hispanic
85%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
4%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vena Avenue Elementary School's ranking?

Vena Avenue Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

57% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 67% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Vena Avenue Elementary School?

541 students attend Vena Avenue Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

85% of Vena Avenue Elementary School students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Asian, 4% of students are White, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Vena Avenue Elementary School?

Vena Avenue Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Vena Avenue Elementary School offer ?

Vena Avenue Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 541 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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