Valley Center Elementary School

Serves grades 3 - 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
28751 Cole Grade Rd.
Valley Center, CA 92082
Phone
(760) 749-1631
District
VALLEY CENTER-PAUMA UNIFIED
County
SAN DIEGO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
556
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

4

(10 is best)

Better than 30.5% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 48
Proficiency in Reading 48 48
Proficiency in Math 38 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 45
Proficiency in Reading 30 48
Proficiency in Math 13 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 27 42
Proficiency in Reading 37 49
Proficiency in Math 16 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 22.83
AVG FOR DISTRICT 22.88
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 3 175 31.5%
Grade 4 203 36.5%
Grade 5 178 32.0%
Total 556 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 31.9% 33.8% 25.0%
Black 1.1% 0.5% 5.9%
Hispanic 57.7% 54.3% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 1.5% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 8.3% 9.7% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.4% 51.9% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.9% 42.7% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.4% 9.2% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,121 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 83.8 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.5% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.1% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.0% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 17.9% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,155 12,894,775
Single Parent Households With Children 8.6% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.4% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.3% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.2% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.2% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.9% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.6% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.0% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.2% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 11.9% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,551 $26,747,733 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $541 $2,208,903 4.5%
Staff $965 $3,940,095 8.1%
General Administration $124 $506,292 1.0%
School Administration $801 $3,270,483 6.7%
Operation $1,184 $4,834,272 9.9%
Transportation $499 $2,037,417 4.2%
Other $521 $2,127,243 4.4%
Total Support $4,636 $18,928,788 38.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $764 $3,119,412 6.4%
Total Expenditures $11,951 $48,795,933 100.0%
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%