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Palisades Elementary
26462 Via Sacramento
Capistrano Beach, CA 92624

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  • School Type: Elementary School
  • District: Capistrano Unified
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 5
  • Achieved API growth target: Yes
  • Teachers with Full Credentials: 100%
  • Teachers with Emergency Credentials: 4%
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: K-5
  • K-3 Class Size: 25
  • Grades 4-6 Class Size: 28
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 2%
  • English learners: 13%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 3%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 39%
  • Special education within past two years: 17%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 3.40
(based on the 96% who responded)
Graduate School
College Graduate
Some College
High School
Not a High School

State Rank: 7 out of 101
API Score:
Student Ethnicity:
Two or More

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 92624:

Related Schools:
Palisades Elementary rank: 7 in Capistrano Beach
Opportunities for Learning - Capistrano rank: 4 in Dana Point
Capistrano Virtual/Home rank: 8 in San Juan Capistrano
California Preparatory Academy rank: 10 in San Juan Capistrano
Kinoshita Elementary rank: 2 in San Juan Capistrano
Marco Forster Middle rank: 7 in San Juan Capistrano
Del Obispo Elementary rank: 5 in San Juan Capistrano
Dana Hills High rank: 9 in Dana Point
Shorecliffs Middle rank: 8 in San Clemente
Richard Henry Dana Elementary rank: 3 in Dana Point
Richard Henry Dana Exceptional Needs rank: C in Dana Point
Truman Benedict Elementary rank: 9 in San Clemente
Bernice Ayer Middle rank: 9 in San Clemente
Marblehead Elementary rank: 3 in San Clemente
San Juan Elementary rank: 4 in San Juan Capistrano

  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)