Vista Square Elementary School

  • Vista Square Elementary School serves 648 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 32% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • Vista Square Elementary School's student population of 648 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students648 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vista Square Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vista Square Elementary School is 0.22, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#5574 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
11%
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Hispanic
88%
54%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
7%
24%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChula Vista Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Vista Square Elementary School is San Diego Virtual (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Davila Day (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Davila Day (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chula Vista Davila Day Special Education School
    Grades: K-8 | 29 students
    0.0 miles
    540 G St.
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
    (619)427-5626
    0.0 K-8 29
  • Chula Vista Chula Vista Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 837 students
    0.1 miles
    415 Fifth Ave.
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
    (619)498-6800
    0.1 7-8 837
  • La Mesa San Diego Virtual Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 408 students
    0.6 miles
    3291 Buckman Springs Rd.
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    (619)713-7271
    0.6 K-12 408
  • Chula Vista Feaster (mae L.) Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 1235 students
    0.7 miles
    670 Flower St.
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
    (619)422-8397
    0.7 K-8 1235
  • Chula Vista Mueller Charter (robert L.) Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 1364 students
    0.7 miles
    715 I St.
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
    (619)422-6192
    0.7 K-12 1364

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