C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School

895 West St,

Portola, CA, 96122-6502

Tel: (530)832-0211
Grades: KG-6

Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 74%.
C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School operates within the Plumas Unified School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students n/a
C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School Total Students (1992-2011)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2010)

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 22:1
C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2010)
American Indian
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1%
Asian
n/a
11%
C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School Asian (1992-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
52%
C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2011)
Black
n/a
7%
C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School Black (1992-2009)
White
n/a
26%
C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School White (1992-2011)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.00 1.15
C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2011)
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%
C. Roy Carmichael 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.
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n/a
C. Roy Carmichael Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 624 students has decreased by 75% over five years.
School District Name Plumas Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 624 1,595
District Total Revenue $34 MM n/a
Plumas Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $28 MM n/a
Plumas Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,788 $0
Plumas Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,269 $0
Plumas Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Beckwourth (jim) High (Continuation School) (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sierra Crest (15.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loyalton Elementary School (15.3 miles away)
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Plumas County, 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 0.39, which is lower than the California average of 1.15. The most diverse school district in Plumas County is Plumas County Office Of Education School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.