Banta Elementary School

  • Banta Elementary School serves 373 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 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 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Banta 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 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Banta Elementary School's student population of 373 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Banta 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 21:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Banta Elementary School is 0.48, 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)#7492 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
68%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
25%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Banta Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.480.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBanta Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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