PROFICIENCY 67% 75% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
58%Capistrano Unified
69%Aliso Viejo

Canyon Vista Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Capistrano Unified" in Aliso Viejo, CA. There are a total of 715 students and 23 teachers at Canyon Vista Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 32 to 1. There are a total of 36 free lunch students and 9 reduced lunch students.

Canyon Vista Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 66.5%, which is 75% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio32:1
Free lunch36
Reduced lunch9


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 Canyon Vista 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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Canyon Vista Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 61.5% 58.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 1.4% 1.2% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 11.8% 7.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 14.3% 25.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 11.0% 7.0% 3.1% 3.1%

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Aliso Viejo demographics profile

StatisticAliso ViejoCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,92323291
Median age45.536.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)73%52%55%
Speak English86%56%79%
Speak Spanish4%29%13%

Education level achieved in Aliso Viejo

IndexAliso ViejoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade97.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school97.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college89.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree69.9%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors62.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters24.7%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Canyon Vista Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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