Freedom Elementary School

Freedom Elementary School serves 692 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Freedom Elementary School operates within the Sylvan Union Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 692 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 692 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade Freedom Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 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 27:1 22:1
Freedom Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
Asian
15%
11%
Hispanic
34%
52%
Black
5%
7%
White
39%
26%
All Ethnic Groups Freedom Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Freedom 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.
0.71 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.
32%
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.
n/a
n/a

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,390 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Sylvan Union Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 8,390 1,671
District Total Revenue $74 MM $19 MM
Sylvan Union Elementary School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $78 MM $18 MM
Sylvan Union Elementary School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,709 $11,099
Sylvan Union Elementary School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,240 $10,975
Sylvan Union Elementary 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 James C. Enochs High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Daniel J. Savage Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Ann Sanders Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ModestoDaniel J. Savage Middle School
    1900 Maid Mariane Ln
    ModestoCA 95355
    (209)552-3300
    0.2 mi | 1056 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ModestoMary Ann Sanders Elementary School
    3101 Fine Ave
    ModestoCA 95355
    (209)552-3200
    0.6 mi | 612 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ModestoChristine Sipherd Elementary School
    3420 East Orangeburg Ave
    ModestoCA 95355
    (209)524-4844
    0.7 mi | 498 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • ModestoJames C. Enochs High School
    3201 Sylvan Ave
    ModestoCA 95355
    (209)550-3400
    1.2 mi | 2472 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ModestoElizabeth Ustach Middle School
    2701 Kodiak Dr
    ModestoCA 95355
    (209)552-3000
    1.3 mi | 962 students | Gr. 6-8                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Did You Know?
Modesto, 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 0.48, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Modesto is Aspire University Charter. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.