Veterans Elementary School

1550 Magdalena Ave.
Chula Vista, CA 91913
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Veterans Elementary School serves 911 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Veterans Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 73% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Veterans Elementary School's student population of 911 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students911 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Veterans Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Veterans Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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
#930 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
27%
12%
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Hispanic
47%
54%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
12%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChula Vista Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Veterans Elementary School is High Technical High Chula Vista (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is High Technical Middle Chula Vista (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leonardo Da Vinci Health Sciences Charter (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chula Vista Leonardo Da Vinci Health Sciences Charter Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 299 students
    0.3 miles
    229 E. Naples
    Chula Vista, CA 91912
    (619) 420-0066
    0.3 K-6 299
  • Chula Vista Mcmillin (corky) Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 825 students
    0.8 miles
    1201 Santa Cora Ave.
    Chula Vista, CA 91913
    (619) 425-9600
    0.8 K-6 825
  • Chula Vista Wolf Canyon Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 600 students
    0.8 miles
    1950 Wolf Canyon Loop
    Chula Vista, CA 91913
    (619) 482-8877
    0.8 K-6 600
  • San Diego High Technical High Chula Vista Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 610 students
    1.0 miles
    1945 Discovery Falls Dr.
    San Diego, CA 92106
    (619) 243-5014
    1 9-12 610
  • Chula Vista Camarena (enrique S.) Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 1,075 student
    1.1 miles
    1650 Explr Falls Dr.
    Chula Vista, CA 91915
    (619) 591-5500
    1.1 K-6 1,075

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