Westside Elementary School Project

5 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Ventura Unified School District
Document Title
Westside Elementary School Project
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
The present land use of the site is an abandoned lemon orchard and one residence. Production was last documented over 20 years ago. The house is occupied Current zoning is County of Ventura Rural Exclusive-1 (RE-1), which allows for rural residential and horticultural activities. The General Plan includes County and City designations. The County designation is Open Space, with and Existing Urban Overlay. This latter designation acknowledges inclusion of the site in the City's sphere of influence, which envisions ultimate annexation of the site. The City's Comprehensive Plan designates the site Agricultural Exclusive ; not to be considered until after 2030.
Document Description
The proposed project would be an elementary school that would house approximately 650 students. It would include a base classroom area of 45 square feet per student, a Resource Special Program (RSP) classroom area of 480 square feet, office areas that would be approximately 5,000 square feet. It would also include a multi-purpose building that would be approx. 10,000 square feet, approx. 100 regular parking spaces & seperate school bus loading zone.

Contact Information

Joseph Richards
Agency Name
Ventura Unified School District
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
4548 North Ventura Avenue
State Highways
101, SR-33

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 7 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, California Department of Conservation (DOC)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Conservation (DOC)
Development Types
Educational (Public Elementary School)
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Schools/Universities, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildlife

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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