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Van Buren Elementary
1245 North Van Buren St.
Placentia, CA 92870

Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 4%
  • English learners: 6%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 3%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 21%
  • Special education within past two years: 14%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 3.91
(based on the 68% who responded)
Graduate School
 30%
College Graduate
 41%
Some College
 21%
High School
Graduate
 7%
Not a High School
Graduate
 1%

State Rank: 8 out of 101
API Score:
(2012)
8782
Student Ethnicity:
White
 49%
Hispanic/Latino
 28%
Asian
 12%
Filipino
 5%
Two or More
 3%
African American
 3%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 92870:

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Notes:
  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 2012 California Academic Performance Index (API) Base report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2012.
  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 Base API Information Guide (PDF; 490KB; 65pp.)