Peters Canyon Elementary

Public K-5

 26900 Peters Canyon Rd.
       Tustin, CA  92782-3300


(714) 730-7540

District: Tustin Unified

SchoolDigger Rank:
445th of 5,789 California Elementary Schools

Per Pupil Expenditures:  $10,154 Help

Student/teacher ratio:  24.5
Number of students:  510

Immunizations:

Fully immunized:
87.3%
Measles:
93.7%
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Racial breakdown:

Asian:
41.4%
White:
24.5%
Hispanic:
22.7%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  13.5%

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Compare Details Peters Canyon Elementary ranks better than 92.3% of elementary schools in California. It also ranks 4th among 18 ranked elementary schools in the Tustin Unified School District. (See more...)
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Compare Details In 2019 the calculated Average Standard Score was 92.96. (See more...)
Student Body
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Compare Details Student population at Peters Canyon Elementary is diverse. Racial makeup is: Asian (41.4%), White (24.5%), Hispanic (22.7%). (See more...)
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Compare Details 13.5% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Finance
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Compare Details The average total spent per student at Peters Canyon Elementary is $10,154. 9 elementary schools in the Tustin Unified School District spend more per student.
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Schooldigger 2019 Rankings:

Peters Canyon Elementary:

SchoolDigger ranks Peters Canyon Elementary 445th of 5789 California public elementary schools. (See Peters Canyon Elementary in the ranking list.)

Tustin Unified:

SchoolDigger ranks Tustin Unified 464th of 1525 California school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for Peters Canyon Elementary

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools CA State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2004 97.63 90th 4809 98.1%
2005 95.28 200th 4822 95.9%
2006 96.40 140th 4818 97.1%
2007 95.64 187th 5113 96.3%
2008 94.06 239th 5113 95.3%
2009 95.24 143rd 5193 97.2%
2010 96.95 34th 5314 99.4%
2011 95.66 78th 5377 98.5%
2012 93.92 159th 5390 97.1%
2013 93.01 256th 5530 95.4%
2015 96.41 237th 5611 95.8%
2016 97.52 100th 5614 98.2%
2017 96.59 209th 5692 96.3%
2018 93.95 377th 5662 93.3%
2019 92.96 445th 5789 92.3%

Data source: test scores: California Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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by a parent
Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Open Quote My child has attended this school since K and is now in 1st grade. We come from an outside district and all I can say about this school is that it is great. From the teachers to the parents and I believe the combination of the two is what makes this school great. I truly believe in parental involvement (volunteering, etc....). Close Quote


by a parent
Thursday, October 14, 2010

Open Quote WORST school ever!! Moved to Newport Beach and met several families who have also attended and agree. My children fell behind due to a very turbulent divorce. Completely disgusted and highly disappointed with the staffs inability to help families in crisis. Had several meetings where I was told there was nothing 'extra' they would do in order to help and I was to do more at home. NOTE: TURBULENT DIVORCE(not to mention I only had them 50% of the time). My girls dreaded school. They now attend NEWPORT COAST ELEMENTARY. A true example of and outstanding school. Their method of teaching is outside the box and all they do is 'extra'.(ALL within school hrs.) Not only did they catch up within the first year...they LOVE school. Peters Canyon staff needs to take a field trip to NCE and take notes! Close Quote



Enrollment information for Peters Canyon Elementary

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1998 210 15 46 22 20 n/a n/a 0 313
1999 309 9 84 38 18 n/a n/a 0 458
2000 394 12 147 58 13 n/a n/a 0 624
2001 440 16 185 63 8 n/a n/a 0 712
2002 278 5 143 29 6 n/a n/a 5 466
2003 278 5 143 29 6 n/a n/a 5 466
2004 278 5 147 35 2 n/a n/a 8 475
2005 306 6 151 21 0 n/a n/a 10 494
2006 290 6 139 31 1 n/a n/a 17 484
2007 282 11 147 33 2 n/a n/a 27 502
2008 309 10 156 30 n/a n/a n/a 0 505
2009 332 8 181 48 2 1 46 0 618
2010 324 10 195 68 2 1 30 0 630
2011 308 5 206 74 2 1 31 0 627
2012 307 7 209 68 2 0 39 0 632
2013 273 8 182 60 2 0 41 0 566
2014 238 6 177 54 1 0 36 0 512
2015 226 5 215 69 0 0 34 0 549
2016 205 10 224 82 0 2 37 0 560
2017 165 6 205 85 0 1 33 0 495
2018 143 5 206 98 0 1 44 0 497
2019 126 5 208 100 0 2 49 0 490
2020 125 4 211 116 0 2 52 0 510

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at Peters Canyon Elementary

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1998 313 18.0 17.4 8.6
1999 458 27.0 17.0 4.8
2000 624 32.5 19.2 2.6
2001 712 38.0 18.7 2.8
2002 466 23.0 20.3 3
2003 466 23.0 20.3 3
2004 475 22.7 20.9 3.4
2005 494 21.7 22.8 1.9
2006 484 22.8 21.2 1.7
2007 502 23.0 21.8 4.2
2008 505 26.0 19.4 3.4
2009 618 29.0 20.6 4.4
2010 630 23.8 26.4 3.8
2011 627 n/a n/a 3.5
2012 632 21.0 30.0 n/a
2013 566 18.5 30.5 4.1
2014 512 18.0 28.4 3.9
2015 549 18.0 30.5 3.6
2016 560 20.0 28.0 5.4
2017 495 18.0 27.5 7.9
2018 497 18.0 27.6 12.5
2019 490 20.0 24.5 11.2
2020 510 n/a n/a 13.5

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio Peters Canyon Elementary

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1998 313 18.0 17.4 8.6
1999 458 27.0 17.0 4.8
2000 624 32.5 19.2 2.6
2001 712 38.0 18.7 2.8
2002 466 23.0 20.3 3
2003 466 23.0 20.3 3
2004 475 22.7 20.9 3.4
2005 494 21.7 22.8 1.9
2006 484 22.8 21.2 1.7
2007 502 23.0 21.8 4.2
2008 505 26.0 19.4 3.4
2009 618 29.0 20.6 4.4
2010 630 23.8 26.4 3.8
2011 627 n/a n/a 3.5
2012 632 21.0 30.0 n/a
2013 566 18.5 30.5 4.1
2014 512 18.0 28.4 3.9
2015 549 18.0 30.5 3.6
2016 560 20.0 28.0 5.4
2017 495 18.0 27.5 7.9
2018 497 18.0 27.6 12.5
2019 490 20.0 24.5 11.2
2020 510 n/a n/a 13.5

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.

Kindergarten Immunization Rates

Peters Canyon Elementary

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YearCompletely ImmunizedReligious ExemptionMedical ExemptionConditionalPolioHepatitis BVaricellaDTPMMR
201286.0%1.0%0.0%13.0%90.0%96.0%97.0%89.0%90.0%
201384.0%2.0%0.0%14.0%88.0%96.0%98.0%91.0%91.0%
201484.0%2.0%0.0%13.0%93.0%96.0%96.0%84.0%93.0%
201574.0%3.0%1.0%22.0%86.0%92.0%94.0%80.0%84.0%
201682.0%0.0%0.0%14.0%93.0%96.0%96.0%84.0%96.0%
201786.0%0.0%1.0%13.0%88.0%≥98.0%97.0%91.0%88.0%
201895.0%0.0%1.0%0.0%96.0%96.0%96.0%97.0%≥98.0%
2019≥98.0%≤2.0%≤2.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%≥98.0%
202087.3%1.6%3.2%96.8%95.2%96.8%93.7%

Data source: California Department of Public Health
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Per Pupil Expenditures for Peters Canyon Elementary

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YearTotal Expenditures Per Pupil
2018 $10,154

Data source: California Department of Education




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