PROFICIENCY 38% 2% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
58%Capistrano Unified
44%San Juan Capistrano

San Juan Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Capistrano Unified" in San Juan Capistrano, CA. There are a total of 774 students and 27 teachers at San Juan Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 29 to 1. There are a total of 465 free lunch students and 43 reduced lunch students.

San Juan Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 37.5%, which is 2% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio29:1
Free lunch465
Reduced lunch43


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 San Juan 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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San Juan Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 20.9% 58.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.5% 1.2% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 2.3% 7.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 74.0% 25.6% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.9% 7.0% 3.1% 3.1%

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George White Elementary57%1.7Laguna Niguel, CA
Capistrano Connections Academy49%1.9San Juan Capistrano, CA
San Juan Hills High59%2.1San Juan Capistrano, CA
Hidden Hills Elementary41%2.3Laguna Niguel, CA
Opportunities For Learning - Capistrano35%2.5Dana Point, CA
John Malcom Elementary64%2.7Laguna Niguel, CA
Capistrano Valley High58%2.8Mission Viejo, CA
Dana Hills High64%2.9Dana Point, CA

San Juan Capistrano demographics profile

StatisticSan Juan CapistranoCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,49523291
Median age42.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%52%55%
Speak English64%56%79%
Speak Spanish33%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Juan Capistrano

IndexSan Juan CapistranoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade82.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school82.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college64.9%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.9%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters12.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The San Juan 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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