Arena Elementary School

  • Arena Elementary School serves 232 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Arena Elementary School 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 15:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Arena Elementary School's student population of 232 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students232 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arena Elementary School 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 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arena Elementary School is 0.59, which is less 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)#6232 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:123:1
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American Indian
10%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
57%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
27%
23%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.590.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArena Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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