Cottonwood School District

7006 Rossmore Ln.
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762-9343
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Cottonwood School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public school serving 2,419 students in Cottonwood School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public School in Cottonwood School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the California public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
1 School
10,378 Schools
# Students
2,419 Students
5,877,829 Students
# Teachers
88 Teachers
267,754 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
27:1
27:1

District Rank

Cottonwood School District, which is ranked #773 of all 1,939 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CA)
#763 out of 1941 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cottonwood   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
31%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cottonwood   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 2021-22 school year data.
47%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cottonwood   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 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
87%

Students by Ethnicity:

0.49
0.63
# American Indian Students
7 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
55 Students
696,650 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# Hispanic Students
368 Students
3,281,593 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
56%
# Black Students
75 Students
296,698 Students
% Black Students
3%
5%
# White Students
1,680 Students
1,235,110 Students
% White Students
70%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
223 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
318
469,575
# Students in 1st Grade:
226
408,278
# Students in 2nd Grade:
231
421,129
# Students in 3rd Grade:
206
426,453
# Students in 4th Grade:
217
432,771
# Students in 5th Grade:
176
440,675
# Students in 6th Grade:
184
440,627
# Students in 7th Grade:
178
434,997
# Students in 8th Grade:
178
455,821
# Students in 9th Grade:
154
484,176
# Students in 10th Grade:
124
494,854
# Students in 11th Grade:
136
478,576
# Students in 12th Grade:
91
489,879
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,851 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,387 is less than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$26 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cottonwood   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$23 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Cottonwood   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$10,851
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cottonwood   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$9,387
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cottonwood   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Cottonwood School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cottonwood
Charter School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3921 Sandstone Dr. Ste. A
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
(530) 285-2003
Grades: K-12
| 2,419 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Cottonwood School District?
Cottonwood School District manages 1 public schools serving 2,419 students.
What is the rank of Cottonwood School District?
Cottonwood School District is ranked #773 out of 1,939 school districts in California (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of California school districts for: Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
What is the racial composition of students in Cottonwood School District?
70% of Cottonwood School District students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Cottonwood School District?
Cottonwood School District has a student/teacher ratio of 27:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Cottonwood School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $9,387 is less than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 1 school
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 2,419 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in CA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 31% (Top 50%)
  • : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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