PROFICIENCY 30% 21% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%Peninsula Union

Peninsula Union Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Peninsula Union" in Samoa, CA. There are a total of 43 students and 3 teachers at Peninsula Union Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 37 free lunch students and 3 reduced lunch students.

Peninsula Union Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 30.0%, which is 21% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch37
Reduced lunch3


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 Peninsula Union 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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Peninsula Union Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 89.5% 89.5% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 10.5% 10.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.0% 0.0% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.0% 3.1% 3.1%

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Samoa demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)26323291
Median age30.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)17%52%55%
Speak English96%56%79%
Speak Spanish2%29%13%

Education level achieved in Samoa

Completed 8th grade81.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school81.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college55.8%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Peninsula Union 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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