Golden Plains Unified School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 6 public schools in Golden Plains Unified School District, serving 1,698 students.
  • Public school in Golden Plains Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the California public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 23% (versus the 48% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
  • The top ranked public schools in Golden Plains Unified School District are Helm Elementary School, Tranquillity High School and Cantua Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is less than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameGolden Plains Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.gpusd.org
School District Phone Number(559)693-1115
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools6 Schools10,324 Schools
# of Students1,698 Students6,196,709 Students
# of Teachers83 Teachers264,770 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1

District Comparison

  • Golden Plains Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,005 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Golden Plains 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Golden Plains 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Golden Plains Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.050.64
# of American Indian Students1 Student32,944 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students7 Students719,631 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
12%
# of Hispanic Students1,652 Students3,367,098 Students
% Hispanic Students
97%
54%
# of Black Students10 Students337,827 Students
% Black Students
1%
5%
# of White Students28 Students1,438,139 Students
% White Students
2%
23%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a28,797 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a273,039 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 10
# of Students in Kindergarten:125530,347
# of Students in 1st Grade:131455,128
# of Students in 2nd Grade:111454,430
# of Students in 3rd Grade:117446,073
# of Students in 4th Grade:132465,299
# of Students in 5th Grade:136470,687
# of Students in 6th Grade:158484,751
# of Students in 7th Grade:123474,596
# of Students in 8th Grade:159472,106
# of Students in 9th Grade:163493,622
# of Students in 10th Grade:123481,936
# of Students in 11th Grade:129473,674
# of Students in 12th Grade:91485,882
# of Ungraded Students: - 8,168

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,502 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,675. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,103 is less than the state average of $10,743. 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$20 MM$18 MM
This chart display total revenue of Golden Plains Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$19 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Golden Plains Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,502$10,675
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Golden Plains Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,103$10,743
This chart display average spending per public school student in Golden Plains Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Golden Plains Unified School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Cantua Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    29288 W. Clarkson
    San Joaquin, CA 93660
    (559)829-3331

    Grades: K-8 | 174 students
  • Helm Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    13883 S. Lassen Ave.
    San Joaquin, CA 93660
    (559)866-5683

    Grades: K-8 | 90 students
  • Rio Del Rey High (Continuation School) Alternative School
    13883 Lassen Ave
    Helm, CA 93627
    (559)866-5683

    Grades: 9-12 | 4 students
  • San Joaquin Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8535 S. Ninth
    San Joaquin, CA 93660
    (559)693-4321

    Grades: K-8 | 717 students
  • Tranquillity Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6116 S. Daniels
    San Joaquin, CA 93660
    (559)698-5517

    Grades: K-8 | 211 students
  • Tranquillity High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6052 Juanche St.
    San Joaquin, CA 93660
    (559)698-7205

    Grades: 9-12 | 502 students
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