PROFICIENCY 75% 97% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
39%San Rafael City Elementary
33%San Rafael

Sun Valley Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "San Rafael City Elementary" in San Rafael, CA. There are a total of 514 students and 22 teachers at Sun Valley Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 76 free lunch students and 13 reduced lunch students.

Sun Valley Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 75.0%, which is 97% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch76
Reduced lunch13


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 Sun Valley 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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Sun Valley Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian n/a 13.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 1.0% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 3.9% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 79.2% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.6% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 1.4% 3.1% 3.1%

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San Rafael demographics profile

StatisticSan RafaelCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,47223291
Median age41.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%52%55%
Speak English60%56%79%
Speak Spanish23%29%13%

Education level achieved in San Rafael

IndexSan RafaelCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade93.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school93.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college74.0%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree53.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors40.9%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters12.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Sun Valley 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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