Calwa Elementary School

4303 E. Jensen Ave.
Fresno, CA 93725
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Calwa Elementary School serves 681 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Calwa Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Calwa Elementary School's student population of 681 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students681 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Calwa Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Calwa Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Calwa Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Calwa Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7449 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
85%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
2%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Calwa Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFresno Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Calwa Elementary School is Cambridge Continuation High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sequoia Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aynesworth Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fresno Aynesworth Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 644 students
    1.0 miles
    4765 E. Burns Ave.
    Fresno, CA 93725
    (559) 253-6410
    1 K-6 644
  • Fresno Ezekiel Balderas Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 708 students
    1.0 miles
    4625 E. Florence Ave.
    Fresno, CA 93725
    (559) 253-6420
    1 K-6 708
  • Fresno Sequoia Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 877 students
    1.3 miles
    4050 E. Hamilton Ave.
    Fresno, CA 93702
    (559) 457-3210
    1.3 7-8 877
  • Fresno Elizabeth Terronez Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 648 students
    1.6 miles
    2300 S. Willow
    Fresno, CA 93725
    (559) 253-6570
    1.6 6-8 648
  • Fresno Vang Pao Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 822 students
    1.7 miles
    4100 E. Heaton Ave.
    Fresno, CA 93702
    (559) 457-3380
    1.7 K-6 822

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