American Lakes

  • American Lakes serves 486 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • American Lakes placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • American Lakes's student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • American Lakes is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of American Lakes is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#8570 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
8%
12%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
27%
5%
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White
13%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.730.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNatomas Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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