Yerba Buena Elementary School

  • Yerba Buena Elementary School serves 372 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Yerba Buena Elementary School placed in the top 20% 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 student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Yerba Buena Elementary School's student population of 372 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Yerba Buena 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 Yerba Buena Elementary School is 0.51, 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#983 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
13%
12%
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Hispanic
13%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
68%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLas Virgenes Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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