PROFICIENCY 32% 16% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%West Contra Costa Unified
32%East Richmond Heights

Mira Vista Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "West Contra Costa Unified" in East Richmond Heights, CA. There are a total of 519 students and 25 teachers at Mira Vista Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 263 free lunch students and 42 reduced lunch students.

Mira Vista Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 32.0%, which is 16% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch263
Reduced lunch42


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 Mira 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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Mira Vista Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 21.3% 7.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 22.4% 18.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 14.3% 13.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 36.5% 58.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.5% 1.1% 3.1% 3.1%

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East Richmond Heights demographics profile

StatisticEast Richmond HeightsCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)5,79823291
Median age50.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%52%55%
Speak English71%56%79%
Speak Spanish12%29%13%

Education level achieved in East Richmond Heights

IndexEast Richmond HeightsCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade94.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school93.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college76.9%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree54.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors46.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters19.0%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.1%1.6%1.3%
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