Biggs Elementary School

300 B St.
Biggs, CA 95917
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Biggs Elementary School serves 373 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Biggs 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Biggs Elementary School's student population of 373 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Biggs Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Biggs Elementary School is 0.57, 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 Testing Rank
#8572 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
52%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBiggs Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Biggs Elementary School is Biggs Secondary Community Day (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mckinley Elementary School (3.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Biggs Biggs Secondary Community Day Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12
    0.0 miles
    300 B St.
    Biggs, CA 95917
    (530) 868-1281
    0 7-12 n/a
  • Biggs Biggs High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 218 students
    0.2 miles
    3046 Second St.
    Biggs, CA 95917
    (530) 868-5825
    0.2 9-12 218
  • Gridley Esperanza High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
    3.5 miles
    581 Jackson St.
    Gridley, CA 95948
    (530) 846-4383
    3.5 9-12 35
  • Gridley Gridley High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 637 students
    3.5 miles
    300 E. Spruce St.
    Gridley, CA 95948
    (530) 846-4791
    3.5 9-12 637
  • Gridley Mckinley Elementary School
    Grades: K-1 | 311 students
    3.6 miles
    1045 Sycamore St.
    Gridley, CA 95948
    (530) 846-5686
    3.6 K-1 311

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