El Rancho Unified School District

9333 Loch Lomond Dr.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660-2913
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 7,270 students in El Rancho Unified 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 El Rancho Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the California public school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
15 Schools
10,375 Schools
# Students
7,270 Students
5,876,295 Students
# Teachers
338 Teachers
267,757 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

El Rancho Unified School District, which is ranked #423 of all 1,167 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
#410 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of El Rancho Unified  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
32%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of El Rancho Unified  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.
57%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of El Rancho Unified  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.
91%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of El Rancho Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.05
0.63
# American Indian Students
2 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
66 Students
696,628 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# Hispanic Students
7,073 Students
3,281,568 Students
% Hispanic Students
97%
56%
# Black Students
30 Students
296,694 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# White Students
74 Students
1,235,074 Students
% White Students
1%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
21 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
585
469,461
# Students in 1st Grade:
487
408,174
# Students in 2nd Grade:
465
421,021
# Students in 3rd Grade:
476
426,338
# Students in 4th Grade:
532
432,663
# Students in 5th Grade:
556
440,560
# Students in 6th Grade:
531
440,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
514
434,863
# Students in 8th Grade:
591
455,685
# Students in 9th Grade:
601
484,040
# Students in 10th Grade:
584
494,745
# Students in 11th Grade:
625
478,449
# Students in 12th Grade:
723
489,789
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,124 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,806. The school district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,568 is less than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$132 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of El Rancho Unified  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
$113 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of El Rancho Unified  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
$18,124
$19,806
This chart display average revenue per public school student in El Rancho Unified  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
$15,568
$18,241
This chart display average spending per public school student in El Rancho Unified  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 El Rancho Unified School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Steam @ Burke
(Math: 42% | Reading: 60% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8101 Orange Ave.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7590
Grades: 6-8
| 512 students
Rank: #22.
Valencia Of The Arts
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59% )
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9241 E. Cosgrove St.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7670
Grades: K-5
| 373 students
Rank: #33.
El Rancho High School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6501 S. Passons Blvd.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7500
Grades: 9-12
| 2,255 students
Rank: #44.
Ellen Ochoa Prep Academy
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8110 Paramount Blvd.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7560
Grades: 9-12
| 103 students
Rank: #55.
North Ranchito Elementary School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 45-49% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8837 E. Olympic Blvd.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7630
Grades: K-5
| 357 students
Rank: #66.
Rio Vista Elementary School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 49% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8809 Coffman-pico Rd.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7640
Grades: K-5
| 436 students
Rank: #77.
Durfee Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44% )
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4220 S. Durfee Ave.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7610
Grades: K-5
| 336 students
Rank: #88.
Rivera Elementary School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 41% )
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
7250 Citronell St.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7650
Grades: K-5
| 495 students
Rank: #99.
Magee Of Arts & Sciences
(Math: 28% | Reading: 40% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8200 Serapis Ave.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7620
Grades: K-5
| 372 students
Rank: #1010.
Birney Tech Academy
(Math: 24% | Reading: 36% )
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
8501 Orange Ave.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7600
Grades: K-5
| 329 students
Rank: #1111.
South Ranchito Dual Language Academy
(Math: 25% | Reading: 31% )
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5241 S. Passons Blvd.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7660
Grades: K-5
| 403 students
Rank: #1212.
Rivera Middle School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 32% )
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7200 Citronell Ave.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7580
Grades: 6-8
| 616 students
Rank: #1313.
North Park Of The Arts
(Math: 16% | Reading: 34% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4450 S. Durfee Ave.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7570
Grades: 6-8
| 508 students
Rank: #1414.
Ruben Salazar Continuation
Alternative School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
9115 Balfour St.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7680
Grades: 9-12
| 175 students
Rank: n/an/a
9515 Haney St.
Pico Rivera, CA 90660
(562) 801-7700
Grades: n/a
| 0 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to El Rancho Unified School District?
El Rancho Unified School District manages 15 public schools serving 7,270 students.
What is the rank of El Rancho Unified School District?
El Rancho Unified School District is ranked #423 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: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in El Rancho Unified School District?
97% of El Rancho Unified School District students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student/teacher ratio of El Rancho Unified School District?
El Rancho Unified School District has a student/teacher ratio of 22:1, which is equal to the California state average of 22:1.
What is El Rancho Unified School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $15,568 is less than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 15 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 7,270 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 91% (Top 50% in CA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 32% (Top 50%)
  • : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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