Black Butte Elementary School

7752 Ponderosa Way
Shingletown, CA 96088
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Black Butte Elementary School serves 147 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Black Butte 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 20-24% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Black Butte Elementary School's student population of 147 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students147 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Black Butte 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 Black Butte Elementary School is 0.46, 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
#7489 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
12%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
72%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.460.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlack Butte Union Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Black Butte Elementary School is Foothill High School (16.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Black Butte Junior High School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Shingletown Black Butte Junior High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 64 students
    1.4 miles
    7946 Ponderosa Way
    Shingletown, CA 96088
    (530) 474-3441
    1.4 6-8 64
  • Whitmore Whitmore Elementary School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 35 students
    7.1 miles
    30611 Whitmore Rd.
    Whitmore, CA 96096
    (530) 472-3243
    7.1 K-8 35
  • Manton Manton Elementary School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 13 students
    10.0 miles
    31345 Forward Rd.
    Manton, CA 96059
    (530) 474-3167
    10 K-5 13
  • Oak Run Oak Run Elementary School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 66 students
    11.6 miles
    27635 Oak Run To Fern Rd.
    Oak Run, CA 96069
    (530) 472-3241
    11.6 K-8 66
  • Millville Millville Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 263 students
    12.6 miles
    8570 Brookdale Rd.
    Millville, CA 96062
    (530) 547-4471
    12.6 K-8 263

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