Vallemar Elementary School
11 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Vallemar Elementary School
Vallemar Elementary School is a public school located in the beautiful coastal community of Pacifica, California. The school serves students in grades K-5 and is part of the Jefferson Union High School District.
At Vallemar Elementary School, the staff strives to provide a safe and nurturing learning environment for all students. The school offers a comprehensive academic program, including a focus on the core subjects of math, science, social studies, and language arts. In addition, the school offers a variety of enrichment classes such as music, art, physical education, and technology.
The school also provides many extra-curricular activities for students, such as student council, after-school sports, and clubs. The school also has a strong commitment to community service, with students participating in various service projects throughout the year.
Vallemar Elementary School is proud to be part of a community that values education and works together to ensure the success of all its students.
377 Reina Del Mar Ave.
Pacifica, CA 94044
K – 8
Overview Vallemar Elementary School
Vallemar Elementary School serves 495 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Vallemar Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).
Verdict on Vallemar Elementary School
Vallemar Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Vallemar Elementary School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.