Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District

8849 Cook Riolo Rd.
Roseville, CA 95747-9793
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 6,456 students in Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
10 Schools
10,375 Schools
# Students
6,456 Students
5,876,295 Students
# Teachers
303 Teachers
267,757 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District, which is ranked #371 of all 1,167 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
#351 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Dry Creek Joint Elementary  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
44%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dry Creek Joint 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 2020-21 school year data.
56%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dry Creek Joint 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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.70
0.63
# American Indian Students
33 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
761 Students
696,628 Students
% Asian Students
12%
12%
# Hispanic Students
1,542 Students
3,281,568 Students
% Hispanic Students
24%
56%
# Black Students
257 Students
296,694 Students
% Black Students
4%
5%
# White Students
3,059 Students
1,235,074 Students
% White Students
47%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
45 Students
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
758 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
12%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
825
469,461
# Students in 1st Grade:
620
408,174
# Students in 2nd Grade:
727
421,021
# Students in 3rd Grade:
673
426,338
# Students in 4th Grade:
687
432,663
# Students in 5th Grade:
740
440,560
# Students in 6th Grade:
733
440,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
707
434,863
# Students in 8th Grade:
744
455,685
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
484,040
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
494,745
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
478,449
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
489,789
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,459 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,806. The school district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,942 is less than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$87 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dry Creek Joint Elementary  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
$77 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Dry Creek Joint Elementary  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
$13,459
$19,806
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dry Creek Joint Elementary  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
$11,942
$18,241
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dry Creek Joint Elementary  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 Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Quail Glen Elementary School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1250 Canavari Dr.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 789-7100
Grades: K-5
| 570 students
Rank: #22.
Heritage Oak Elementary School
(Math: 52% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2271 Americana Dr.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 773-3960
Grades: K-5
| 609 students
Rank: #33.
Coyote Ridge Elementary School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1751 Morning Star Dr.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 774-8282
Grades: K-5
| 742 students
Rank: #44.
Silverado Middle School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2525 Country Club Dr.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 780-2620
Grades: 6-8
| 925 students
Rank: #55.
Dry Creek Connections Academy
Alternative School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8849 Cook Riolo Rd.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 770-8858
Grades: K-8
| 217 students
Rank: #66.
Olive Grove Elementary School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
7926 Firestone Way
Antelope, CA 95843
(916) 727-7400
Grades: K-5
| 536 students
Rank: #77.
Creekview Ranch
(Math: 44% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8779 Cook Riolo Rd.
Roseville, CA 95747
(916) 770-8845
Grades: K-8
| 730 students
Rank: #88.
Antelope Crossing Middle School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9200 Palmerson Dr.
Antelope, CA 95843
(916) 745-2100
Grades: 6-8
| 936 students
Rank: #99.
Antelope Meadows Elementary School
(Math: 45% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8343 Palmerson Dr.
Antelope, CA 95843
(916) 770-8816
Grades: K-5
| 743 students
Rank: #1010.
Barrett Ranch Elementary School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7720 Ocean Park Dr.
Antelope, CA 95843
(916) 770-8839
Grades: K-5
| 448 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District?
Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District manages 10 public schools serving 6,456 students.
What is the rank of Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District?
Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District is ranked #371 out of 1,167 school districts in California (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of California school districts for: Most diverse schools (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District?
47% of Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District students are White, 24% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Asian, 12% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District?
Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District has a student/teacher ratio of 21:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $11,942 is less than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 10 schools
  • Grades: KG-08
  • Enrollment: 6,456 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 53%
  • : Top 30% in CA
  • : 44% (Top 30%)
  • : 56% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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