Rescue Union Elementary School District

2390 Bass Lake Rd.
Rescue, CA 95672-9608
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 10%

Top Rankings

Rescue Union Elementary School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public middle schools serving 1,225 students in Rescue Union Elementary School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public middle schools in California.
Public Middle Schools in Rescue Union Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the California public middle school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public middle school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
7 Schools
3,481 Schools
# Students
3,563 Students
1,876,774 Students
# Teachers
166 Teachers
87,766 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Rescue Union Elementary School District, which is ranked #97 of all 1,167 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
This School District
State Average (CA)
#91 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Rescue Union Elementary  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
61%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rescue 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 2020-21 school year data.
69%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rescue 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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.47
0.64
# American Indian Students
15 Students
10,541 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
279 Students
199,377 Students
% Asian Students
8%
11%
# Hispanic Students
557 Students
1,021,161 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
54%
# Black Students
33 Students
104,501 Students
% Black Students
1%
6%
# White Students
2,533 Students
425,946 Students
% White Students
71%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
11 Students
7,948 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
134 Students
103,260 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
442
83,471
# Students in 1st Grade:
356
74,768
# Students in 2nd Grade:
371
77,145
# Students in 3rd Grade:
373
77,354
# Students in 4th Grade:
381
80,438
# Students in 5th Grade:
415
86,149
# Students in 6th Grade:
378
291,394
# Students in 7th Grade:
408
434,809
# Students in 8th Grade:
439
455,696
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
55,188
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
52,150
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
51,717
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
56,477
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,155 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,747 is less than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$47 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Rescue Union 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
$42 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Rescue Union 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
$13,155
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Rescue Union 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
$11,747
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Rescue Union 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 Rescue Union Elementary School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Marina Village Middle School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 70%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1901 Francisco Dr.
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
(916) 933-3993
Grades: 6-8
| 745 students
Rank: #22.
Pleasant Grove Middle School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2540 Green Valley Rd.
Rescue, CA 95672
(530) 672-4400
Grades: 6-8
| 480 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: KG-08
  • Enrollment: 3,563 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • : Top 10% in CA
  • : 61% (Top 10%)
  • : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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