Vargas Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1054 Carson Dr.
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
Phone
(408) 522-8267
District
SUNNYVALE
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
492
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 51.2% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Vargas Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 48
Proficiency in Reading 31 48
Proficiency in Math 40 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 45
Proficiency in Reading 38 48
Proficiency in Math 41 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46 42
Proficiency in Reading 48 49
Proficiency in Math 44 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.52
AVG FOR DISTRICT 21.89
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 117 23.8%
Grade 1 60 12.2%
Grade 2 64 13.0%
Grade 3 86 17.5%
Grade 4 79 16.1%
Grade 5 86 17.5%
Total 492 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 17.1% 24.9% 25.0%
Black 0.9% 1.5% 5.9%
Hispanic 56.4% 33.6% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 22.0% 36.6% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.6% 3.4% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 52.6% 30.7% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.6% 23.8% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.0% 6.9% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 91,419 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 8,845.3 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.6% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 13.8% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 46.4% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.7% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 10.5% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 33,836 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 5.6% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.0% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 59.8% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 38.0% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.4% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.9% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.5% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.6% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.7% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 5.8% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,429 $49,306,273 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $868 $5,760,916 6.3%
Staff $574 $3,809,638 4.2%
General Administration $198 $1,314,126 1.4%
School Administration $784 $5,203,408 5.7%
Operation $975 $6,471,075 7.1%
Transportation $232 $1,539,784 1.7%
Other $629 $4,174,673 4.6%
Total Support $4,261 $28,280,257 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,100 $13,937,700 15.2%
Total Expenditures $13,790 $91,524,230 100.0%
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%