PROFICIENCY 20% 49% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #17 of 25 in Anaheim City
  • Ranked #53 of 67 in Anaheim
  • Ranked #7074 of 10298 in California
Proficiency Averages
23%Anaheim City

Ponderosa Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Anaheim City" in Anaheim, CA. There are a total of 1,074 students and 37 teachers at Ponderosa Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 30 to 1. There are a total of 982 free lunch students and 51 reduced lunch students.

Ponderosa Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 19.5%, which is 49% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio30:1
Free lunch982
Reduced lunch51


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 Ponderosa 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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Ponderosa Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 1.5% 4.6% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.7% 1.4% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.8% 6.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 93.2% 86.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.5% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.6% 3.1% 3.1%

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Anaheim demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)6,94723291
Median age33.736.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%52%55%
Speak English38%56%79%
Speak Spanish45%29%13%

Education level achieved in Anaheim

Completed 8th grade75.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school74.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college52.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.9%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.2%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Ponderosa 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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