PROFICIENCY 24% 37% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #15 of 25 in Ceres Unified
  • Ranked #15 of 26 in Ceres
  • Ranked #6163 of 10298 in California
Proficiency Averages
31%Ceres Unified
31%Ceres
38%California

Virginia Parks Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Ceres Unified" in Ceres, CA. There are a total of 695 students and 27 teachers at Virginia Parks Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 439 free lunch students and 81 reduced lunch students.

Virginia Parks Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 24.0%, which is 37% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students695
Teachers26.5
Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch439
Reduced lunch81

 

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 Virginia Parks 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

GradeProficiency
All18%
330-34%
410-14%
510-14%
610-14%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30%
325-29%
420-24%
535-39%
635-39%
7n/a
8n/a
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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Virginia Parks Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 18.9% 17.4% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 2.4% 1.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 5.1% 5.5% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 70.3% 72.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.7% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.0% 0.9% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.9% 0.9% 3.1% 3.1%

Ceres demographics profile

StatisticCeresCaliforniaNational
Population47,23138,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)5,04823291
Median age30.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%52%55%
Speak English42%56%79%
Speak Spanish48%29%13%

Education level achieved in Ceres

IndexCeresCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade65.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school63.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college40.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree17.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.4%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.6%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Virginia Parks 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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