PROFICIENCY 17% 57% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
36%Cajon Valley Union
34%El Cajon

Johnson Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Cajon Valley Union" in El Cajon, CA. There are a total of 661 students and 27 teachers at Johnson Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 577 free lunch students and 44 reduced lunch students.

Johnson Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 16.5%, which is 57% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch577
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 Johnson 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

4<= 5%
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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Johnson Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 30.6% 48.5% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 13.7% 7.1% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 1.1% 1.8% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 50.2% 34.2% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.6% 1.5% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.5% 6.5% 3.1% 3.1%

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El Cajon demographics profile

StatisticEl CajonCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)7,10323291
Median age34.136.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%52%55%
Speak English57%56%79%
Speak Spanish20%29%13%

Education level achieved in El Cajon

IndexEl CajonCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade79.1%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school77.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college52.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.1%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.6%1.3%
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