Sierra Vista Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1811 N. Placentia Ave.
Placentia, CA 92870
Phone
(714) 986-7270
District
PLACENTIA-YORBA LINDA UNIFIED
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
505
Classroom Teachers
17

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.5% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Sierra Vista Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 50
Proficiency in Reading 77 49
Proficiency in Math 81 51

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69 48
Proficiency in Reading 72 50
Proficiency in Math 66 45

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 45
Proficiency in Reading 77 52
Proficiency in Math 71 38

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 76 44
Proficiency in Reading 78 50
Proficiency in Math 73 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 29.71
AVG FOR DISTRICT 26.46
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 97 19.2%
Grade 1 66 13.1%
Grade 2 68 13.5%
Grade 3 57 11.3%
Grade 4 69 13.7%
Grade 5 81 16.0%
Grade 6 67 13.3%
Total 505 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 34.9% 35.2% 24.4%
Black 0.9% 1.3% 5.7%
Hispanic 39.8% 44.5% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 24.0% 18.7% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 27.5% 37.3% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.9% 33.5% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.6% 3.8% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 165,761 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,303.1 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.7% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.1% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.0% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 14.5% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 53,981 12,950,743
Single Parent Households With Children 8.6% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.0% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 43.6% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 30.3% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.4% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.7% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.9% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.6% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.9% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 5.1% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,016 $180,893,528 58.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $403 $10,390,549 3.3%
Staff $734 $18,924,722 6.1%
General Administration $55 $1,418,065 0.5%
School Administration $669 $17,248,827 5.6%
Operation $1,116 $28,773,828 9.3%
Transportation $276 $7,116,108 2.3%
Other $315 $8,121,645 2.6%
Total Support $3,567 $91,967,961 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,464 $37,746,312 12.2%
Total Expenditures $12,046 $310,582,018 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%