Valley Center Primary



Valley Center Primary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Valley Center Primary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 198
1 190
2 192
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Valley Center Primary is a public elementary school located in Valley Center, CA in the Valley Center-Pauma Unf School District. It enrolls 580 students in grades 1st through 12th. Valley Center Primary is the 2,423rd largest public school in California and the 14,699th largest nationally. It has 21.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 580
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.54
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,699th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,423rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,669th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,694th out of 6,159

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Valley Center Primary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 293
(51%)
1,384
(48%)
 Male 287
(49%)
1,491
(52%)

Valley Center Primary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 304
(52%)
1,378
(48%)
 White 189
(33%)
1,030
(36%)
 American Indian 55
(9%)
326
(11%)
 Two or More 23
(4%)
77
(3%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
45
(2%)
 Black 1
(0%)
12
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)

Valley Center Primary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 284
(49%)
1,292
(45%)
 Not Eligible 253
(44%)
1,329
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(7%)
254
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Valley Center Primary is ranked 2,583rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Valley Center Primary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.4%) 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 Primary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 494
2006 506
2007 454
2008 513
2009 505
2010 554
2011 582
2012 580

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 17.4
2007 14.8
2008 19.7
2009 21
2010 N/A
2011 20.7
2012 21.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38866396761134
2006 0.38932806324111
2007 0.44933920704846
2008 0.47953216374269
2009 0.51683168316832
2010 0.51263537906137
2011
2012 0.56379310344828

Compare Valley Center Primary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,190.0% 21.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 56.4%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Valley Center Primary
Valley Center, CA
Public KG - 02 580 21.9:1  
Valley Center Prep
Valley Center, CA
Public KG - 12 73 24.3:1 1 miles
Valley Center Elementary
Valley Center, CA
Public 03 - 05 489 23.4:1 1 miles
Lilac
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Public KG - 06 595 23:1 3 miles
Valley Center Middle School
Valley Center, CA
Public 06 - 08 845 24.2:1 3 miles
All Tribes Charter
Valley Center, CA
Public KG - 12 68 17:1 5 miles
Pauma Elementary
Pauma Valley, CA
Public KG - 08 293 23.9:1 6 miles
Rincon Middle School
Escondido, CA
Public 06 - 08 1,357 20.9:1 7 miles
Reidy Creek Elementary
Escondido, CA
Public KG - 05 698 24.9:1 7 miles
Orange Glen Elementary
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Public KG - 05 754 25.6:1 7 miles
Calvin Christian School
Escondido, CA
Private PK - 12 475 16:1 8 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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