Buttonwillow Elementary School serves 322 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Kindergarten-8
- Enrollment: 322 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
- Minority Enrollment: 95%
- Math Proficiency: 27%
- Reading Proficiency: 24%
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Buttonwillow Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
Buttonwillow Elementary School's student population of 322 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
The diversity score of Buttonwillow Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)(18-19)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What schools are Buttonwillow Elementary School often compared to?
Buttonwillow Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Mckee Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
27% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Buttonwillow Elementary School?
322 students attend Buttonwillow Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of Buttonwillow Elementary School students are Hispanic, 5% of students are White, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Buttonwillow Elementary School?
Buttonwillow Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Buttonwillow Elementary School offer ?
Buttonwillow Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Buttonwillow Elementary School part of?
Buttonwillow Elementary School is part of Buttonwillow Union Elementary School District.
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