Arroyo Vista Elementary

Overview

Student Enrollment
699
Best Elementary School in California
#181
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades Kindergarten to 5th grade
School District South Pasadena Unified
Type Public
 Phone (626)441-5840
 Location 335 El Centro St.
South Pasadena, CA 91030
Charter School No

Arroyo Vista Elementary has an academic rating significantly above the average for California elementary schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 181st in the best public elementary schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Arroyo Vista Elementary student body is predominantly White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White33%231
Black1.7%12
Hispanic24.2%169
Asian Pacific26%182
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.3%2
Two or more races14.7%103

Family Income

vs. other California elementary schools
Upper 9.7%

10.2% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California elementary school median of 57.8%. By this measure, Arroyo Vista Elementary students are largely wealthy and rank 553rd in California for elementary school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Kindergarten117
1st Grade119
2nd Grade119
3rd Grade120
4th Grade113
5th Grade111
Total699

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
80%
Rank in California
181st
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Arroyo Vista Elementary scored an average 80% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state elementary school median of 34% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 4.1% of California elementary schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls70% to 74%*80% to 84%*
Boys85% to 89%*75% to 79%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander90% to 94%*80% to 84%*
Blackless than 50%*50% or more*
Hispanic60% to 64%*65% to 69%*
Multiracial90% or more*90% or more*
White80% to 84%*80% to 84%*
With Disabilites40% to 59%*60% to 79%*
Limited English60% to 79%*60% to 79%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%9%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.4%10
Boys2.2%8
Girls0.5%2

Location

Arroyo Vista Elementary
335 El Centro St.
South Pasadena, CA
91030
(626)441-5840

10 out of 10 1

District

South Pasadena Unified
South Pasadena, CA