PROFICIENCY 45% 17% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
34%Lompoc Unified
25%Vandenberg Village

Buena Vista Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 6 and is located in the district of "Lompoc Unified" in Vandenberg Village, CA. There are a total of 665 students and 27 teachers at Buena Vista Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 162 free lunch students and 57 reduced lunch students.

Buena Vista Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 44.5%, which is 17% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch162
Reduced lunch57


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 Buena 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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Buena Vista Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 57.0% 26.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 3.1% 3.6% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 1.6% 3.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 30.3% 60.8% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.9% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.5% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.6% 4.3% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Cabrillo High48%0.6Vandenberg Village, CA
Los Berros Visual And Performing Arts Academy34%2.0Mission Hills, CA
Manzanita Public Charter47%3.6Vandenberg AFB, CA
La Honda Elementary19%3.7Lompoc, CA
La Canada Elementary21%3.8Lompoc, CA
Vandenberg Middle School43%4.2Vandenberg AFB, CA
Leonora Fillmore Elementary30%4.2Lompoc, CA
Lompoc High37%4.2Lompoc, CA
Clarence Ruth Elementary21%4.4Lompoc, CA
Crestview Elementary66%4.8Vandenberg AFB, CA
Lompoc Valley Middle School24%5.0Lompoc, CA
Arthur Hapgood Elementary15%5.2Lompoc, CA

Vandenberg Village demographics profile

StatisticVandenberg VillageCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)3,75823291
Median age32.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%52%55%
Speak English60%56%79%
Speak Spanish36%29%13%

Education level achieved in Vandenberg Village

IndexVandenberg VillageCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade72.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school71.4%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college48.6%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.6%1.3%
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