Carlton Elementary School

  • Carlton Elementary School serves 694 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Carlton Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

Carlton Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Carlton Elementary School's student population of 694 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students694 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carlton Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carlton Elementary School is 0.64, which is equal to 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 School Rank#311 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
31%
12%
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Hispanic
11%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Carlton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
50%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carlton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carlton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 6-8 | 1,005 student
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    Grades: K-5 | 524 students
    0.8 miles
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  • Los Gatos Blossom Hill Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 605 students
    1.1 miles
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  • San Jose Camden Community Day Alternative School
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    1.2 miles
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