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Buena Vista Elementary (leave a review)
Contact Information

+1 (805) 742-2020

100 Aldebaran Ave.

Lompoc, California


About Buena Vista Elementary
Kindergarten - 6th Grade

Buena Vista Elementary is one of 17 schools in the Lompoc Unified district of California.

Buena Vista Elementary is a regular school, specialising in Kindergarten to 6th Grade. Compared to other schools in California, this is a relatively average sized school since it has an enrolment of 636 students.

The number of teachers at Buena Vista Elementary has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

An average teaching salary at Buena Vista Elementary is $73,637, which is lower than the California state average of $77,759.

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Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Buena Vista Elementary 636$7,46223$73,6370.60
Cabrillo High (0.58 miles) 1463$7,23223$77,4070.63
Dr Bob Forinash Community Day (1.1 miles) 14$25,24211$72,1890.36
Maple High (1.1 miles) 148$13,40117$72,3410.41
Los Berros Visual and Performing Arts Academy (1.98 miles) 426$10,66419$80,5170.61
La Honda Elementary (3.65 miles) 497$8,61821$74,2630.28

Buena Vista Elementary

Number of pupils636
Funding per pupil$7,462
Pupils per teacher23
Average teacher salary$73,637
Diversity index0.60

Cabrillo High (0.58 miles)

Number of pupils1463
Funding per pupil$7,232
Pupils per teacher23
Average teacher salary$77,407
Diversity index0.63

Dr Bob Forinash Community Day (1.1 miles)

Number of pupils14
Funding per pupil$25,242
Pupils per teacher11
Average teacher salary$72,189
Diversity index0.36

Maple High (1.1 miles)

Number of pupils148
Funding per pupil$13,401
Pupils per teacher17
Average teacher salary$72,341
Diversity index0.41

Los Berros Visual and Performing Arts Academy (1.98 miles)

Number of pupils426
Funding per pupil$10,664
Pupils per teacher19
Average teacher salary$80,517
Diversity index0.61

La Honda Elementary (3.65 miles)

Number of pupils497
Funding per pupil$8,618
Pupils per teacher21
Average teacher salary$74,263
Diversity index0.28
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Nearest Schools
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Rankings within California
There are 10,465 schools in California. Rankings don't always go up to 10,465 because some schools have missing data.
3604thlargest school
3303rdhighest number of FTE teachers
5222ndlowest pupil-teacher ratio
5755thhighest average teaching salary
8079thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
3682ndhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
2953rdhighest diversity index
5960thhighest funding per pupil
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Student Ethnicity
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

Kindergarten: 3 hours

1st Grade - 3rd Grade: 3.8 hours

4th Grade - 6th Grade: 4 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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