Folsom-Cordova Unified School District

1965 Birkmont Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95742-6407
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Folsom-Cordova Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 34 public schools serving 20,042 students in Folsom-Cordova Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Folsom-Cordova Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Folsom-Cordova Unified School District are Russell Ranch Elementary School, Sandra J. Gallardo Elementary School and Riverview Stem Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Folsom-Cordova Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the California public school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
34 Schools
10,296 Schools
# Students
20,042 Students
5,952,849 Students
# Teachers
909 Teachers
264,836 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

Folsom-Cordova Unified School District, which is ranked #361 of all 1,873 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#328 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Folsom-Cordova Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Folsom-Cordova 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Folsom-Cordova 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Folsom-Cordova Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.73
0.63
# American Indian Students
51 Students
28,347 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
4,130 Students
702,454 Students
% Asian Students
20%
12%
# Hispanic Students
4,552 Students
3,303,290 Students
% Hispanic Students
23%
56%
# Black Students
932 Students
306,607 Students
% Black Students
5%
5%
# White Students
8,340 Students
1,290,657 Students
% White Students
42%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
157 Students
25,750 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,880 Students
294,072 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
1,409
458,222
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,440
423,251
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,440
429,440
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,441
436,251
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,603
443,978
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,517
446,282
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,500
437,766
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,449
457,689
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,523
465,106
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,732
499,437
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,595
493,491
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,680
477,411
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,713
484,525
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,386 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,734. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,325 is less than the state median of $19,832. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$268 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Folsom-Cordova Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$307 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Folsom-Cordova Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,386
$19,734
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Folsom-Cordova Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,325
$19,832
This chart display average spending per public school student in Folsom-Cordova Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Folsom-Cordova Unified School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Russell Ranch Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
375 Dry Creek Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-2430
Grades: K-5
| 617 students
Rank: #22.
Sandra J. Gallardo Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
775 Russi Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9170
Grades: K-5
| 460 students
Rank: #33.
Riverview Stem Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10700 Ambassador Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-2435
Grades: K-5
| 338 students
Rank: #44.
Carl H. Sundahl Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9932 Inwood Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-2425
Grades: K-5
| 291 students
Rank: #55.
Empire Oaks Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1830 Bonhill Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9130
Grades: K-5
| 405 students
Rank: #66.
Folsom High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1655 Iron Point Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-2400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,589 students
Rank: #77.
Vista Del Lago High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1970 Brd.stone Pkwy.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-2410
Grades: 9-12
| 1,810 students
Rank: #88.
Natoma Station Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
500 Turnpike Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9145
Grades: K-5
| 459 students
Rank: #99.
Folsom Middle School
Math: 68% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
500 Blue Ravine Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9040
Grades: 6-8
| 1,301 students
Rank: #1010.
Folsom Hills Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
106 Manseau Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9135
Grades: K-5
| 504 students
Rank: #1111.
Gold Ridge Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
735 Halidon Way
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9140
Grades: K-5
| 547 students
Rank: #1212.
Theodore Judah Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
101 Dean Way
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9175
Grades: K-5
| 577 students
Rank: #1313.
Oak Chan Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
101 Prewett Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9155
Grades: K-5
| 403 students
Rank: #1414.
Sutter Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
715 Riley St.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9035
Grades: 6-8
| 1,373 students
Rank: #1515.
Mather Heights Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4370 Mather Sch Rd.
Mather, CA 95655
(916) 294-2440
Grades: K-5
| 384 students
Rank: #1616.
Blanche Sprentz Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
249 Flower Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-9110
Grades: K-5
| 349 students
Rank: #1717.
Navigator Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10679 Bear Hollow Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-2420
Grades: K-5
| 348 students
Rank: #1818.
Folsom Cordova K-8 Community Charter
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4420 Monhegan Way
Mather, CA 95655
(916) 294-9190
Grades: K-8
| 683 students
Rank: #1919.
Peter J. Shields Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
10434 Georgetown Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9160
Grades: K-5
| 300 students
Rank: #2020.
Cordova Gardens Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2400 Dawes St.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9115
Grades: K-6
| 265 students
Rank: #2121.
Walnutwood High (Independent Study)
Alternative School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
10850 Gadsten Way
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9105
Grades: K-12
| 218 students
Rank: #2222.
Cordova Villa Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
10359 S. White Rock Rd.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9125
Grades: K-5
| 452 students
Rank: #2323.
Cordova High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2239 Chase Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-2450
Grades: 9-12
| 1,955 students
Rank: #2424.
Williamson Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2275 Benita Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9185
Grades: K-5
| 474 students
Rank: #2525.
White Rock Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
10487 White Rock Rd.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9180
Grades: K-5
| 406 students
Rank: #2626.
W. E. Mitchell Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2100 Zinfandel Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9050
Grades: 6-8
| 846 students
Rank: #2727.
Rancho Cordova Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2562 Chassella Way
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9165
Grades: K-5
| 414 students
Rank: #2828.
Mills Middle School
Math: 19% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
10439 Coloma Rd.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9045
Grades: 6-8
| 745 students
Rank: #2929.
Cordova Meadows Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2550 La Loma Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9120
Grades: K-5
| 350 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Folsom Lake High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1655 Iron Point Rd.
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 294-2400
Grades: 9-12
| 58 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Prospect Community Day
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2710 Kilgore Rd.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9060
Grades: 7-12
| 22 students
Rank: #3232.
Kinney High (Continuation)
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2710 Kilgore Rd.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9060
Grades: 9-12
| 99 students
Rank: n/an/a
Cordova Lane Center
2460 Cordova Ln.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 294-9090
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Reymouth Special Education Center
Special Education School
1965 Birkmont Dr.
Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
(916) 294-9007
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 34 schools
  • Grades: K-12
  • Enrollment: 20,042 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 58%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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