Valley Center Elementary



Valley Center Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Valley Center Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 163
4 172
5 154
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Valley Center Elementary is a public elementary school located in Valley Center, CA in the Valley Center-Pauma Unf School District. It enrolls 489 students in grades 1st through 12th. Valley Center Elementary is the 3,487th largest public school in California and the 22,543rd largest nationally. It has 23.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 489
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.94
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,543rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,487th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,488th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,283rd out of 6,159

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Valley Center Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 253
(52%)
1,491
(52%)
 Female 236
(48%)
1,384
(48%)

Valley Center Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 214
(44%)
1,378
(48%)
 White 188
(38%)
1,030
(36%)
 American Indian 52
(11%)
326
(11%)
 Two or More 20
(4%)
77
(3%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
45
(2%)
 Black 3
(1%)
12
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
7
(0%)

Valley Center Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 231
(47%)
1,292
(45%)
 Not Eligible 217
(44%)
1,329
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(8%)
254
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Valley Center Elementary is ranked 3,106th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Valley Center Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.6%) is slightly 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.

Valley Center Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 528
2006 502
2007 442
2008 573
2009 566
2010 523
2011 498
2012 489

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24
2006 25.1
2007 22.1
2008 24.9
2009 22.6
2010 N/A
2011 22.5
2012 23.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34659090909091
2006 0.39641434262948
2007 0.4027149321267
2008 0.46422338568935
2009 0.49293286219081
2010 0.44933078393881
2011 0.15261044176707
2012 0.55623721881391

Compare Valley Center Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,340.0% 23.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 55.6%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public 03 - 05 489 23.4:1  
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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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