PROFICIENCY 57% 50% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
60%Hope Elementary
18%Santa Barbara

Vieja Valley 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 346 students and 15 teachers at Vieja Valley Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 74 free lunch students and 17 reduced lunch students.

Vieja Valley Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 57.0%, which is 50% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch74
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 Vieja 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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Vieja Valley Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 61.8% 58.1% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 1.2% 1.2% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 2.9% 3.3% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 31.5% 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 2.0% 1.8% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

San Marcos Senior High52%1.0Santa Barbara, CA
Hope Elementary65%1.1Santa Barbara, CA
Open Alternative22%1.2Santa Barbara, CA
La Colina Junior High61%1.2Santa Barbara, CA
Hollister Elementary42%1.5Santa Barbara, CA
El Camino Elementary37%1.6Santa Barbara, CA
Monte Vista Elementary59%1.7Santa Barbara, CA
Adams Elementary39%2.0Santa Barbara, CA
Foothill Elementary69%2.1Santa Barbara, CA
Peabody Charter60%2.4Santa Barbara, CA
La Cumbre Junior High38%2.5Santa Barbara, CA
Santa Barbara Community Academy20%2.5Santa 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 Vieja Valley Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.