PROFICIENCY 65% 69% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
58%Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified
49%Placentia
38%California

Sierra Vista Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified" in Placentia, CA. There are a total of 491 students and 16 teachers at Sierra Vista Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 31 to 1. There are a total of 84 free lunch students and 30 reduced lunch students.

Sierra Vista Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 64.5%, which is 69% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students491
Teachers16
Student/Teacher ratio31:1
Free lunch84
Reduced lunch30

 

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 Sierra 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

GradeProficiency
All57%
370-74%
445-49%
525-29%
670-74%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All72%
375-79%
460-69%
550-54%
685-89%
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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Sierra Vista Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 45.9% 40.8% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 2.0% 1.6% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 13.4% 13.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 33.9% 41.2% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.4% 2.8% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Col. J. K. Tuffree Middle School62%0.6Placentia, CA
Brookhaven Elementary71%0.7Placentia, CA
Topaz Elementary44%0.7Fullerton, CA
El Dorado High61%1.0Placentia, CA
Ruby Drive Elementary26%1.0Placentia, CA
Morse Avenue Elementary42%1.1Placentia, CA
Charles Wagner Elementary62%1.2Placentia, CA
Valencia High60%1.2Placentia, CA
Kraemer Middle School55%1.4Placentia, CA
Golden Elementary81%1.4Placentia, CA
Troy High84%1.6Fullerton, CA
Rolling Hills Elementary47%1.7Fullerton, CA

Placentia demographics profile

StatisticPlacentiaCaliforniaNational
Population139,49138,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)6,21823291
Median age34.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%52%55%
Speak English52%56%79%
Speak Spanish25%29%13%

Education level achieved in Placentia

IndexPlacentiaCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade86.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school85.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college68.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors39.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters14.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.2%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Sierra Vista Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.