Orchard Elementary School

Orchard Elementary School serves 563 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Orchard Elementary School operates within the Twin Rivers Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 563 students has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 563 students
Orchard Elementary School Total Students (2009-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Orchard Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2012)
Students by Grade Orchard Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 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 28:1 22:1
Orchard Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2009-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Orchard Elementary School American Indian (2011-2012)
Asian
5%
11%
Orchard Elementary School Asian (2009-2012)
Hispanic
28%
52%
Orchard Elementary School Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
2%
7%
Orchard Elementary School Black (2009-2012)
White
59%
26%
Orchard Elementary School White (2009-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Orchard Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Orchard 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.
0.57 1.15
Orchard Elementary School Diversity Score (2009-2012)
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%
Orchard Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2011)
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
Orchard Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,849 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Twin Rivers Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 12,849 1,595
Twin Rivers Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2008)
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
Twin Rivers Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2008)
District Spending n/a n/a
Twin Rivers Unified School District Spending (1990-2008)
District Revenue / Student n/a $0
Twin Rivers Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2008)
District Spending / Student n/a $0
Twin Rivers Unified School District Spending / Student (1990-2008)
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 Rio Linda High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Rio Linda Preparatory Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dry Creek Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rio Linda Rio Linda High School
    6309 Dry Creek Rd
    Rio Linda , CA , 95673
    (916)566-2725
    1.1  mi  |  1818  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Rio Linda Rio Linda Preparatory Academy
    1101 G St
    Rio Linda , CA , 95673
    (916)566-2720
    1.3  mi  |  455  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Rio Linda Dry Creek Elementary School
    1230 G St
    Rio Linda , CA , 95673
    (916)566-1820
    1.3  mi  |  409  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Rio Linda Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Westside Preparatory Charter
    Charter School
    6537 West Second St
    Rio Linda , CA , 95673
    (916)566-1990
    Charter School
    1.3  mi  |  437  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Rio Linda Westside Elementary School
    6537 West Second St
    Rio Linda , CA , 95673
    (916)566-1990
    1.3  mi  |  423  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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