PROFICIENCY 15% 62% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
43%Garden Grove Unified
21%Santa Ana

Heritage Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Garden Grove Unified" in Santa Ana, CA. There are a total of 578 students and 24 teachers at Heritage Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 497 free lunch students and 50 reduced lunch students.

Heritage Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 14.5%, which is 62% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch497
Reduced lunch50


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Heritage Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Heritage Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 2.2% 9.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.3% 0.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 9.7% 28.9% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 84.8% 53.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.7% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.7% 6.3% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

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R. F. Hazard Elementary38%0.8Santa Ana, CA
Edward Russell Elementary14%0.9Santa Ana, CA
Thomas Paine Elementary53%0.9Garden Grove, CA
James Irvine Intermediate50%1.1Garden Grove, CA
La Quinta High74%1.1Westminster, CA
Susan B. Anthony Elementary44%1.1Westminster, CA
Post Elementary54%1.1Westminster, CA
George Washington Carver Elementary22%1.2Santa Ana, CA
Los Amigos High42%1.3Fountain Valley, CA

Santa Ana demographics profile

StatisticSanta AnaCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)12,29023291
Median age30.536.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%52%55%
Speak English18%56%79%
Speak Spanish71%29%13%

Education level achieved in Santa Ana

IndexSanta AnaCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade55.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school52.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college32.9%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree16.9%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.4%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.6%1.3%
Source: The Heritage Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.