Valley 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
730 N. Webster St.
Petaluma, CA 94952
Phone
(707) 778-4762
District
PETALUMA CITY ELEMENTARY
County
SONOMA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
312
Classroom Teachers
13

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 50.7% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 48
Proficiency in Reading 32 48
Proficiency in Math 27 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 33 45
Proficiency in Reading 40 48
Proficiency in Math 25 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46 42
Proficiency in Reading 60 49
Proficiency in Math 31 36

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 54 42
Proficiency in Reading 51 47
Proficiency in Math 57 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 24.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 22.55
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 46 14.7%
Grade 1 40 12.8%
Grade 2 48 15.4%
Grade 3 44 14.1%
Grade 4 46 14.7%
Grade 5 53 17.0%
Grade 6 35 11.2%
Total 312 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 47.2% 62.0% 25.0%
Black 1.0% 1.3% 5.9%
Hispanic 49.2% 33.2% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 2.7% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.7% 0.9% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.0% 36.4% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.5% 27.1% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.5% 9.3% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 31,702 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 952.5 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.7% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.6% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.5% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 18.2% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,889 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 6.9% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.3% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 41.5% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.5% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.0% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.1% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.9% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.0% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.1% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 8.4% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Support Expenditures
Student UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Staff UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
General Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
School Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Operation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Transportation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Other UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Support UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Non-instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%