Blanchard Elementary School

  • Blanchard Elementary School serves 445 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Blanchard 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Blanchard Elementary School operates within the Santa Paula Unified School District.

School Overview

  • Blanchard Elementary School's student population of 445 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students445 students
Gender %Blanchard Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Students by GradeBlanchard Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Blanchard Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blanchard Elementary School is 0.11, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Hispanic
94%
54%
White
6%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsBlanchard Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.110.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Blanchard Elementary School is Santa Paula Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 994 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-2013 school year.
    • Santa Paula Unified School District's student population of 3,842 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,857 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,873 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
    School District NameSanta Paula Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    7
    4
    Number of Students Managed3,8421,585
    Santa Paula Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
    55%
    59%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
    49%
    57%
    District Total Revenue$37 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$37 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,857$11,049
    District Spending / Student$9,873$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Santa Paula Glen City Elementary School
      Grades: K-5 | 613 students
      0.5 miles
      141 Steckel Dr.
      Santa Paula, CA 93060
      (805)933-8850
      0.5 K-5 613
    • Santa Paula Renaissance High School Alternative School
      Grades: 9-12 | 122 students
      1.1 miles
      333 N. Palm Ave.
      Santa Paula, CA 93060
      (805)525-4407
      1.1 9-12 122
    • Santa Paula Isbell Middle School
      Grades: 6-8 | 1231 students
      1.2 miles
      221 S. Fourth St.
      Santa Paula, CA 93060
      (805)933-8880
      1.2 6-8 1231
    • Santa Paula Santa Paula High School
      Grades: 9-12 | 1588 students
      1.4 miles
      404 N. Sixth St.
      Santa Paula, CA 93060
      (805)525-4406
      1.4 9-12 1588
    • Santa Paula Briggs Elementary School
      Grades: 5-8 | 286 students
      1.5 miles
      14438 W. Telegraph Rd.
      Santa Paula, CA 93060
      (805)525-7151
      1.5 5-8 286

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