Buena Vista Elementary School

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9/10
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Reviews
51
Grades
PK-5
Students
300
Type
Public
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Academics
9/10
Test scores
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Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Math
58%
State avg: 37%
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English
70%
State avg: 48%
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Science
90%
State avg: 53%
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Student progress
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Equity
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Equity overview

Good news!

This school is serving students from the state’s most disadvantaged communities much better than other schools in the state.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about what’s the school doing.

Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
53%
Hispanic
38%
Two or more races
3%
Asian
2%
Black
2%
Pacific Islander
1%
Filipino
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 22 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
94%
State avg: 91%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 98%
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Neighborhood
1330 Buena Vista Way
Carlsbad, CA 92008
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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