Vieja Valley Elementary School

434 Nogal Dr.
Santa Barbara, CA 93110
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Vieja Valley Elementary School serves 343 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Vieja Valley 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Vieja Valley Elementary School's student population of 343 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Vieja Valley Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Vieja Valley Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#1562 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
35%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
56%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHOPE Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Vieja Valley Elementary School is San Marcos Senior High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Santa Barbara County Community (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hope Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa Barbara San Marcos Senior High School Math: 38% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,100 students
    1.0 miles
    4750 Hollister Ave.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93110
    (805) 967-4581
    1 9-12 2,100
  • Santa Barbara Hope Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 312 students
    1.1 miles
    3970-a La Colina Rd.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93110
    (805) 563-2974
    1.1 K-6 312
  • Santa Barbara Santa Barbara County Community Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 24 students
    1.1 miles
    4400 Cathedral Oaks Rd.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93160
    (805) 967-5307
    1.1 7-12 24
  • Santa Barbara Santa Barbara County Juvenile Court Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 100 students
    1.1 miles
    4400 Cathedral Oaks Rd.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93110
    (805) 967-5307
    1.1 7-12 100
  • Santa Barbara Santa Barbara County Rop-south Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.1 miles
    4400 Cathedral Oaks Rd.
    Santa Barbara, CA 93160
    (805) 967-4711
    1.1 9-12 n/a

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