Cottonwood Union Elementary School District

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Overview

School District NameCottonwood Union Elementary School District
School District Websitehttp://www.cwusd.com
School District Phone Number(530) 347-3165
School District Grades OfferedKG - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools4 Schools10,322 Schools
# of Students1,163 Students6,196,093 Students
# of Teachers53 Teachers264,750 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1

District Comparison

  • Cottonwood Union Elementary School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,013 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cottonwood Union 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cottonwood Union 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 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.460.64
# of American Indian Students36 Students32,941 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
1%
# of Asian Students23 Students719,599 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# of Hispanic Students173 Students3,366,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
54%
# of Black Students15 Students337,796 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# of White Students838 Students1,437,339 Students
% White Students
72%
23%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students28,785 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students74 Students273,002 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:166530,276
# of Students in 1st Grade:121455,064
# of Students in 2nd Grade:115454,352
# of Students in 3rd Grade:119446,005
# of Students in 4th Grade:145465,237
# of Students in 5th Grade:125470,637
# of Students in 6th Grade:140484,739
# of Students in 7th Grade:114474,585
# of Students in 8th Grade:118472,087
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 493,582
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 481,886
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 473,644
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 485,844
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,155

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,340 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,657. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,399 is less than the state average of $10,724. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$9 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cottonwood Union Elementary  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$9 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Cottonwood Union Elementary  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,340$10,657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cottonwood Union Elementary  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,399$10,724
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cottonwood Union Elementary  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Cottonwood Union Elementary School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Cottonwood Creek Charter Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3425 Brush St.
    Cottonwood, CA 96022
    (530) 347-7200

    Grades: K-8 | 225 students
  • North Cottonwood Math: 47% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    19920 Gas Point Rd.
    Cottonwood, CA 96022
    (530) 347-1698

    Grades: K-4 | 536 students
  • West Cottonwood Junior High School Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 50%
    20512 W. First St.
    Cottonwood, CA 96022
    (530) 347-3123

    Grades: 5-8 | 402 students
  • Cottonwood Preschool
    19920 Gas Point Rd.
    Cottonwood, CA 96022
    (530) 347-3165

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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