PROFICIENCY 20% 49% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
14%Coachella Valley Unified

Mountain Vista Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Coachella Valley Unified" in Indio, CA. There are a total of 1,006 students and 41 teachers at Mountain Vista Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 656 free lunch students and 157 reduced lunch students.

Mountain Vista Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 19.5%, which is 49% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch656
Reduced lunch157


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 Mountain 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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Mountain Vista Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 2.5% 1.1% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.4% 0.2% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.4% 0.2% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 95.0% 96.8% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.5% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.3% 1.1% 3.1% 3.1%

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Indio demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,57023291
Median age35.436.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%52%55%
Speak English44%56%79%
Speak Spanish53%29%13%

Education level achieved in Indio

Completed 8th grade73.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school71.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college45.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Mountain 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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