PROFICIENCY 73% 92% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
58%Capistrano Unified
57%San Clemente

Vista Del Mar Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Capistrano Unified" in San Clemente, CA. There are a total of 1,118 students and 36 teachers at Vista Del Mar Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 32 to 1. There are a total of 68 free lunch students and 17 reduced lunch students.

Vista Del Mar Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 73.0%, which is 92% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio32:1
Free lunch68
Reduced lunch17


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 Vista Del Mar 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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Vista Del Mar Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 77.8% 58.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.3% 1.2% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.2% 7.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 11.0% 25.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 7.1% 7.0% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Vista Del Mar Middle School78%0.0San Clemente, CA
Bernice Ayer Middle School65%1.6San Clemente, CA
Truman Benedict Elementary66%1.6San Clemente, CA
Marblehead Elementary46%1.8San Clemente, CA
Clarence Lobo Elementary47%1.9San Clemente, CA
San Clemente High64%2.1San Clemente, CA
San Juan Hills High59%2.8San Juan Capistrano, CA
Las Palmas Elementary39%3.1San Clemente, CA
Harold Ambuehl Elementary47%3.6San Juan Capistrano, CA
Palisades Elementary50%4.1Dana Point, CA
Capistrano Connections Academy49%4.3San Juan Capistrano, CA
San Juan Elementary38%4.4San Juan Capistrano, CA

San Clemente demographics profile

StatisticSan ClementeCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)4,40823291
Median age43.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%52%55%
Speak English77%56%79%
Speak Spanish9%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Clemente

IndexSan ClementeCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade95.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school94.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college84.1%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree64.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors54.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters21.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.8%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Vista Del Mar 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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