Wasco Union Elementary School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 3,649 students in Wasco Union Elementary School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Wasco Union Elementary School District have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Wasco Union Elementary School District are John L. Prueitt Elementary School, Teresa Burke Elementary School and Palm Avenue Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Wasco Union Elementary School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Wasco Union Elementary School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 08
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
5 Schools
10,233 Schools
# Students
3,649 Students
6,168,558 Students
# Teachers
165 Teachers
263,481 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1

District Rank

Wasco Union Elementary School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 988 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#1521 out of 1942 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wasco Union Elementary  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wasco 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wasco 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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.11
0.64
# American Indian Students
2 Students
32,775 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
21 Students
716,889 Students
% Asian Students
1%
12%
# Hispanic Students
3,445 Students
3,350,293 Students
% Hispanic Students
94%
54%
# Black Students
62 Students
335,281 Students
% Black Students
2%
5%
# White Students
104 Students
1,429,452 Students
% White Students
3%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
28,573 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
12 Students
271,340 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
496
526,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
410
453,975
# Students in 2nd Grade:
424
451,494
# Students in 3rd Grade:
347
443,439
# Students in 4th Grade:
393
462,447
# Students in 5th Grade:
400
467,886
# Students in 6th Grade:
420
482,667
# Students in 7th Grade:
378
472,586
# Students in 8th Grade:
381
469,754
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
492,115
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
480,320
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
472,076
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
484,898
# Ungraded Students:
-
8,084

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,851 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,969. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,280 is less than the state median of $16,042. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$54 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wasco Union Elementary  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$52 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Wasco Union Elementary  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,851
$15,969
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wasco Union Elementary  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,280
$16,042
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wasco Union Elementary  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Wasco Union Elementary School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
John L. Prueitt Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3501 Seventh St.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7180
Grades: K-6
| 806 students
Rank: #22.
Teresa Burke Elementary School
Math: 28% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1301 Filburn St.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7480
Grades: K-6
| 768 students
Rank: #33.
Palm Avenue Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1017 Palm Ave.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7130
Grades: K-6
| 750 students
Rank: #44.
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
305 Griffith Ave.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7140
Grades: 7-8
| 757 students
Rank: #55.
Karl F. Clemens Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
523 Brd.way Ave.
Wasco, CA 93280
(661) 758-7120
Grades: K-6
| 568 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 08
  • Students: 3,649 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.11

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