Veterans Elementary School

1550 Magdalena Ave.
Chula Vista, CA 91913
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 810 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Veterans Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 810 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : Top 20% in CA
  • : 56% (Top 20%)
  • : 65% (Top 20%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Veterans Elementary School's student population of 810 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
810 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Veterans Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Veterans Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#1510 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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56%
33%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Veterans Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
65%
47%
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35-39%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
22%
12%
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Hispanic
53%
56%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
11%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in California.
0.66
This chart displays the diversity score of Veterans Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Veterans Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Veterans Elementary School's ranking?
Veterans Elementary School is ranked #1510 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in California.
What schools are Veterans Elementary School often compared to?
Veterans Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Mcmillin (Corky) Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Veterans Elementary School?
810 students attend Veterans Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
53% of Veterans Elementary School students are Hispanic, 22% of students are Asian, 11% of students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Veterans Elementary School?
Veterans Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Veterans Elementary School offer ?
Veterans Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Veterans Elementary School part of?
Veterans Elementary School is part of Chula Vista Elementary School District.
In what neighborhood is Veterans Elementary School located?
Veterans Elementary School is located in the Otay Ranch neighborhood of Chula Vista, CA. There are 6 other public schools located in Otay Ranch.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 810 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 56% (Top 20%)
  • : 65% (Top 20%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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