Raffaello Palla Elementary School

Raffaello Palla Elementary School serves 936 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Raffaello Palla Elementary School operates within the Greenfield Union School District.

School Overview

The student population of 936 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 936 students
Raffaello Palla Elementary School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Raffaello Palla Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Raffaello Palla Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2014)
Students by Grade Raffaello Palla Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 25:1
Raffaello Palla Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2014)
Hispanic
82%
53%
Raffaello Palla Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
11%
6%
Raffaello Palla Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
7%
25%
Raffaello Palla Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.31 0.42
Raffaello Palla Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
81%
49%
Raffaello Palla Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
9%
Raffaello Palla Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Greenfield Union School District's student population of 9,164 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,771 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,078 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Greenfield Union School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 9,164 1,757
Greenfield Union School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $17 MM
Greenfield Union School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $76 MM $18 MM
Greenfield Union School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,771 $10,238
Greenfield Union School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,078 $10,739
Greenfield Union School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Golden Valley High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Greenfield Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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