Vista Grande Elementary School

El Cajon, CA 92019-3823

Phone: (619) 588-3170
Fax: (619) 579-4822
District: Cajon Valley Union School District

8

GreatSchools Rating

public • Grades K-5 • 590 students

El Cajon's Vista Grande Elementary School serves grades K-5 in the Cajon Valley Union School District. It is among the few public elementary schools in California to receive a distinguished GreatSchools Rating of 8 out of 10.

Vista Grande Elementary School is a public school in the Cajon Valley Union School District located in El Cajon, CA. The principal of Vista Grande Elementary School is Brian Handley. As of 2015, the students are 70.2% White, non-Hispanic; 14.4% Hispanic; 4.1% Multiracial; 1.9% Asian; 1.5% Black, non-Hispanic; 0.7% Filipino; 0.3% Pacific Islander; and 0.2% Native American or Native Alaskan. 30.8% of students are participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program. 17.1% of students are english learners.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District State
White, non-Hispanic 70.2%
Hispanic 14.4%
Multiracial 4.1%
Asian 1.9%
Black, non-Hispanic 1.5%
Filipino 0.7%
Pacific Islander 0.3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District State
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 30.8%
English learners 17.1%
# Name Type City State Overall Rating Distance
1 Canyon Run Apartments Apartment Complex El Cajon CA 3.2 mi
2 Lakeview Village Apartments Apartment Complex Spring Valley CA 3.9 mi
3 Jackson Pointe Townhomes Area of Town Spring Valley CA 4.3 mi
4 Jackson Pointe Townhomes Condominium/Townhouse Spring Valley CA 4.3 mi
5 Santee Villas Apartment Complex Santee CA 6.9 mi
6 Heritage at Otay Ranch Neighborhood/Subdivision Chula Vista CA 7.2 mi
7 Eastlake Greens Neighborhood/Subdivision Chula Vista CA 8.7 mi
8 Eastlake Vistas Neighborhood/Subdivision Chula Vista CA 9 mi
9 Del Cerro Neighborhood/Subdivision San Diego CA 9 mi
10 The Summit at Eastlake Neighborhood/Subdivision Chula Vista CA 9.7 mi
11 Eastlake Windingwalk Neighborhood/Subdivision Chula Vista CA 9.9 mi
12 Cottage Lane Neighborhood/Subdivision Chula Vista CA 10 mi
13 Otay Ranch Neighborhood/Subdivision Chula Vista CA 10.3 mi
14 City Heights Neighborhood/Subdivision San Diego CA 11.3 mi
15 Canyon View Neighborhood/Subdivision San Diego CA 11.7 mi
16 Legacy Walk Condominium/Townhouse San Diego CA 11.8 mi
# Name City State Overall Rating Distance
1 Rancho San Diego El Cajon CA 1.7 mi
2 El Cajon El Cajon CA 3.5 mi
3 Santee Santee CA 6.1 mi
4 East County of San Diego La Mesa CA 6.3 mi
5 Santee Trolley Square Santee CA 6.5 mi
6 Del Cerro San Diego CA 8.8 mi
7 Bonita Chula Vista CA 8.9 mi
8 Otay Ranch Chula Vista CA 9.9 mi
9 Kensington San Diego CA 11.1 mi
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