PROFICIENCY 19% 51% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%Barstow Unified

Montara Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Barstow Unified" in Barstow, CA. There are a total of 588 students and 21 teachers at Montara Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 28 to 1. There are a total of 452 free lunch students and 44 reduced lunch students.

Montara Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 18.5%, which is 51% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio28:1
Free lunch452
Reduced lunch44


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 Montara 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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Montara Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 21.9% 23.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 12.6% 14.6% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.6% 1.6% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 56.5% 53.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.5% 1.5% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.6% 1.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.2% 4.1% 3.1% 3.1%

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Barstow demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)56723291
Median age29.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%52%55%
Speak English73%56%79%
Speak Spanish23%29%13%

Education level achieved in Barstow

Completed 8th grade72.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school71.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college45.1%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.7%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Montara 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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