PROFICIENCY 59% 55% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
60%Hope Elementary
18%Santa Barbara

Monte Vista Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Hope Elementary" in Santa Barbara, CA. There are a total of 349 students and 15 teachers at Monte Vista Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 60 free lunch students and 23 reduced lunch students.

Monte Vista Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 59.0%, which is 55% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch60
Reduced lunch23


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 Monte 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

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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Monte Vista Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 57.8% 58.1% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 1.2% 1.2% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 2.1% 3.3% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 36.2% 35.0% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.6% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.1% 1.8% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Open Alternative22%0.6Santa Barbara, CA
La Colina Junior High61%0.6Santa Barbara, CA
Hope Elementary65%0.7Santa Barbara, CA
Peabody Charter60%1.1Santa Barbara, CA
Adams Elementary39%1.4Santa Barbara, CA
Vieja Valley Elementary57%1.7Santa Barbara, CA
La Cumbre Junior High38%2.1Santa Barbara, CA
Santa Barbara Community Academy20%2.1Santa Barbara, CA
Roosevelt Elementary49%2.2Santa Barbara, CA
San Marcos Senior High52%2.5Santa Barbara, CA
Harding University Partnership17%2.7Santa Barbara, CA
El Camino Elementary37%3.1Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara demographics profile

StatisticSanta BarbaraCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)4,66523291
Median age37.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%52%55%
Speak English63%56%79%
Speak Spanish29%29%13%

Education level achieved in Santa Barbara

IndexSanta BarbaraCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade84.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school83.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college71.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors45.9%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters18.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.5%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.5%1.6%1.3%
Source: The Monte Vista Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.