Brookside Elementary School

  • Brookside Elementary School serves 350 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Brookside Elementary School's student population of 350 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brookside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brookside Elementary School is 0.60, which is more 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)
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
9%
1%
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Asian
2%
11%
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Hispanic
30%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
55%
24%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWillits Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Brookside Elementary School is New Horizons (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Willits New Horizons Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 41 students
    0.4 miles
    120 N. Main St.
    Willits, CA 95490
    (707)459-4801
    0.4 K-12 41
  • Willits Sanhedrin High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 50 students
    0.4 miles
    120 N. Main St.
    Willits, CA 95490
    (707)459-4801
    0.4 9-12 50
  • Willits Willits Elementary Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 144 students
    0.5 miles
    405 E. Commercial St.
    Willits, CA 95490
    (707)459-1400
    0.5 K-5 144
  • Willits Willits High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 411 students
    0.5 miles
    299 N. Main St.
    Willits, CA 95490
    (707)459-7700
    0.5 9-12 411
  • Willits Baechtel Grove Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 338 students
    1.0 miles
    1150 Magnolia St.
    Willits, CA 95490
    (707)459-2417
    1.0 6-8 338

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