Lynwood Elementary School

1320 Lynwood Dr,

Novato, CA, 94947-4629

Tel: (415)897-4161
Grades: KG-5

426 students

Lynwood Elementary School serves 426 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Lynwood Elementary School operates within the Novato Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 426 students has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 426 students
Lynwood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Lynwood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lynwood Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 22:1
Lynwood Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
11%
Lynwood Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
55%
52%
Lynwood Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
7%
Lynwood Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
25%
26%
Lynwood Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lynwood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lynwood Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.63 0.64
Lynwood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Lynwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Lynwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,131 students has grown by 1924% over five years.
School District Name Novato Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 9,131 1,577
Novato Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $116 MM $19 MM
Novato Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $76 MM $18 MM
Novato Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $256,543 $11,099
Novato Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $169,000 $10,975
Novato Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marin Oaks High School (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is San Jose Intermediate (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rancho Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Novato Marin Oaks High School
    Alternative School
    720 Diablo Ave
    Novato , CA , 94947
    (415)892-8733
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  74  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Novato Novato High School
    Magnet School
    625 Arthur St
    Novato , CA , 94947
    (415)898-2125
    Magnet School
    0.7  mi  |  1401  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Novato Rancho Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1430 Johnson St
    Novato , CA , 94947
    (415)897-3101
    Magnet School
    0.7  mi  |  468  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Novato San Jose Intermediate
    1000 Sunset Parkway
    Novato , CA , 94949
    (415)883-7831
    0.8  mi  |  653  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Novato Nexus Academy
    Alternative School
    720 Diablo Ave
    Novato , CA , 94947
    (415)897-7653
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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