Chowchilla Elementary School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,243 students in Chowchilla Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Chowchilla Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Chowchilla Elementary School District are Fairmead Elementary School, Ronald Reagan Elementary School and Wilson Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Chowchilla Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Chowchilla Elementary School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 08
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
5 Schools
10,331 Schools
# Students
2,243 Students
6,193,432 Students
# Teachers
79 Teachers
264,585 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
28:1
28:1

District Rank

Chowchilla Elementary School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 989 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1537 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Chowchilla Elementary  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chowchilla Elementary  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chowchilla Elementary  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.50
0.64
# American Indian Students
11 Students
32,922 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
48 Students
718,704 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# Hispanic Students
1,465 Students
3,364,037 Students
% Hispanic Students
65%
54%
# Black Students
57 Students
337,146 Students
% Black Students
3%
5%
# White Students
611 Students
1,436,430 Students
% White Students
27%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
28,735 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
47 Students
272,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
278
530,118
# Students in 1st Grade:
239
456,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
263
454,067
# Students in 3rd Grade:
236
445,793
# Students in 4th Grade:
254
464,993
# Students in 5th Grade:
262
470,389
# Students in 6th Grade:
242
484,412
# Students in 7th Grade:
221
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
248
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,907 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,033. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,343 is less than the state median of $16,124. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$29 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Chowchilla Elementary  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$28 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Chowchilla Elementary  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,907
$16,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Chowchilla Elementary  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,343
$16,124
This chart display average spending per public school student in Chowchilla Elementary  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Chowchilla Elementary School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Fairmead Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
19421 Ave. 22 3/4
Chowchilla, CA 93610
(559) 665-8040
Grades: 5-6
| 504 students
Rank: #22.
Ronald Reagan Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2200 S. Lake Tahoe Dr.
Chowchilla, CA 93610
(559) 665-8080
Grades: 3-4
| 490 students
Rank: #33.
Wilson Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1209 Robertson Blvd.
Chowchilla, CA 93610
(559) 665-8070
Grades: 7-8
| 469 students
1101 Monterey Ave.
Chowchilla, CA 93610
(559) 665-8050
Grades: K-2
| 509 students
355 N. 5th St.
Chowchilla, CA 93610
(559) 665-8060
Grades: K
| 271 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 08
  • Students: 2,243 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 28:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50

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