PROFICIENCY 40% 4% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
41%College Elementary
47%Santa Ynez

Santa Ynez Elementary is a school servicing grades 2 to 8 and is located in the district of "College Elementary" in Santa Ynez, CA. There are a total of 176 students and 11 teachers at Santa Ynez Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 77 free lunch students and 14 reduced lunch students.

Santa Ynez Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 39.5%, which is 4% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch77
Reduced lunch14


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 Santa Ynez 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

4<= 20%
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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Santa Ynez Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 2.3% 37.0% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.0% 0.0% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 1.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.0% 9.1% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.2% 1.7% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.5% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 96.5% 50.8% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Santa Ynez Valley Charter42%0.3Santa Ynez, CA
Santa Ynez Valley Union High60%0.9Santa Ynez, CA
Ballard Elementary82%2.2Ballard, CA
Solvang Elementary43%3.3Solvang, CA
Los Olivos Elementary65%3.6Los Olivos, CA
Jonata Middle School55%6.3Buellton, CA
Oak Valley Elementary62%6.8Buellton, CA

Santa Ynez demographics profile

StatisticSanta YnezCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)87023291
Median age49.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%52%55%
Speak English88%56%79%
Speak Spanish6%29%13%

Education level achieved in Santa Ynez

IndexSanta YnezCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade93.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school93.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college75.1%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree50.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Santa Ynez 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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