About This School
A school's Academic Performance Index (API) is a scale that ranges from 200 to 1000 and is calculated from the school's performance in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet.
Van Buren Elementary School had an API growth score of 749 in 2010. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Van Buren Elementary School's 2010 base score was 767 and the school did not meet its 2010 school-wide growth target.
In 2010, Van Buren Elementary School had 23 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.