Vista Grande Elementary



Vista Grande Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Vista Grande Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 73
1 69
2 80
3 85
4 100
5 89
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Vista Grande Elementary is a public elementary school located in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA in the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unf School District. It enrolls 496 students in grades 1st through 12th. Vista Grande Elementary is the 3,396th largest public school in California and the 21,889th largest nationally. It has 27.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 496
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,889th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,396th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,914th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,013th out of 6,159

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Vista Grande Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 254
(51%)
3,882
(52%)
 Female 242
(49%)
3,559
(48%)

Vista Grande Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 272
(55%)
2,264
(30%)
 White 179
(36%)
3,882
(52%)
 Hispanic 21
(4%)
671
(9%)
 Two or More 13
(3%)
404
(5%)
 Black 10
(2%)
191
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
19
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

Vista Grande Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 490
(99%)
7,213
(97%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 4
(1%)
180
(2%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 2
(0%)
48
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Vista Grande Elementary is ranked 5,976th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Vista Grande Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (1.2%) is significantly lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Vista Grande Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 556
2006 563
2007 552
2008 542
2009 522
2010 536
2011 508
2012 496

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.2
2006 24.5
2007 20.7
2008 22.6
2009 25.3
2010 N/A
2011 25.4
2012 27.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.012589928057554
2006 0.0088809946714032
2007 0.014492753623188
2008 0.018450184501845
2009 0.013409961685824
2010 0.026119402985075
2011 0.017716535433071
2012 0.012096774193548

Compare Vista Grande Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,760.0% 27.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 1.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Vista Grande Elementary
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Public KG - 05 496 27.6:1  
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Peninsula Montessori School
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Point Vicente Elementary
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Montemalaga Elementary
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Public KG - 05 418 26.1:1 2 miles
Ridgecrest Intermediate
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Public 06 - 08 930 25.8:1 2 miles
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Private KG - 12 845 8:1 3 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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