August Schilling Elementary School

  • August Schilling Elementary School serves 441 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (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 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • August Schilling Elementary School's student population of 441 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • August Schilling Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of August Schilling Elementary School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6416 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of August Schilling Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of August Schilling Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
11%
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Hispanic
79%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in August Schilling Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
6%
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White
2%
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in August Schilling Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in August Schilling Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.360.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in August Schilling Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in August Schilling Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewark Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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