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
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
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 more 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 19:1 22:1
Asian
5%
11%
Hispanic
55%
52%
Black
5%
7%
White
25%
26%
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 0.42
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.
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10%
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.
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District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,131 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Novato Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 9,131 1,671
Novato Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
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 $14,552 $11,099
Novato Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,586 $10,975
Novato Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • NovatoMarin Oaks High School
    Alternative School
    720 Diablo Ave
    NovatoCA 94947
    (415)892-8733
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | 74 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • NovatoNovato High School
    Magnet School
    625 Arthur St
    NovatoCA 94947
    (415)898-2125
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | 1401 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • NovatoRancho Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1430 Johnson St
    NovatoCA 94947
    (415)897-3101
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | 468 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • NovatoSan Jose Intermediate
    1000 Sunset Parkway
    NovatoCA 94949
    (415)883-7831
    0.8 mi | 653 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • NovatoNexus Academy
    Alternative School
    720 Diablo Ave
    NovatoCA 94947
    (415)897-7653
    Alternative School

    1.1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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Did You Know?
Novato, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.50, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Novato is Nexus Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.