PROFICIENCY 36% 5% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #4 of 11 in Hollister
  • Ranked #5 of 17 in Hollister
  • Ranked #4107 of 10298 in California
Proficiency Averages

Cerra Vista Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Hollister" in Hollister, CA. There are a total of 621 students and 24 teachers at Cerra Vista Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 206 free lunch students and 34 reduced lunch students.

Cerra Vista Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 36.0%, which is 5% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch206
Reduced lunch34


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 Cerra 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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Cerra Vista Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 28.4% 15.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.3% 0.6% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.4% 1.9% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 54.2% 77.5% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 12.8% 3.7% 3.1% 3.1%

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San Benito High34%1.8Hollister, CA
Hollister Dual Language Academy46%1.9Hollister, CA
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Accelerated Achievement Academy70%3.2Hollister, CA

Hollister demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)5,03223291
Median age32.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%52%55%
Speak English55%56%79%
Speak Spanish41%29%13%

Education level achieved in Hollister

Completed 8th grade74.1%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school71.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college48.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree23.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Cerra Vista 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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