Atherwood Elementary School

2350 E. Greensward St.
Simi Valley, CA 93065
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Atherwood Elementary School serves 520 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Atherwood Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Atherwood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Atherwood Elementary School's student population of 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Rankings

Atherwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Atherwood Elementary School is 0.66, 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 Testing Rank
#1897 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
12%
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Hispanic
25%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
51%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSimi Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Atherwood Elementary School is Apollo High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Monte Vista (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vista Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Simi Valley Justin Early Learners Academy Special Education School

    0.6 miles
    2245 N. Justin Ave.
    Simi Valley, CA 93065
    (805) 520-6619
    0.6 n/a n/a
  • Simi Valley Vista Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 680 students
    0.7 miles
    2175 Wisteria St.
    Simi Valley, CA 93065
    (805) 520-6750
    0.7 K-6 680
  • Simi Valley Sycamore Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 390 students
    1.0 miles
    2100 Ravenna St.
    Simi Valley, CA 93065
    (805) 520-6745
    1 K-6 390
  • Simi Valley Berylwood Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 519 students
    1.1 miles
    2300 Heywood St.
    Simi Valley, CA 93065
    (805) 520-6705
    1.1 K-6 519
  • Simi Valley Park View Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 365 students
    1.1 miles
    1500 Alexander St.
    Simi Valley, CA 93065
    (805) 520-6755
    1.1 K-6 365

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