Carrisa Plains Elementary School

Carrisa Plains Elementary School serves 27 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Carrisa Plains Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Carrisa Plains Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Carrisa Plains Elementary School's student population of 27 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students27 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Rankings

Carrisa Plains Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Carrisa Plains 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 Testing Rank
#3268 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:123:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
41%
54%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
44%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carrisa Plains Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAtascadero Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Carrisa Plains Elementary School is Wonderful College Prep Academy - Lost Hills (19.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Belridge Elementary School (13.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mc Kittrick Belridge Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 40 students
    13.5 miles
    19447 Wagon Wheel Rd.
    Mc Kittrick, CA 93251
    (661) 762-7381
    13.5 K-8 40
  • Lost Hills Wonderful College Prep Academy - Lost Hills Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 102 students
    19.4 miles
    20767 Highway 46
    Lost Hills, CA 93249
    (661) 584-4855
    19.4 K-12 102
  • Mc Kittrick Mckittrick Elementary School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 77 students
    21.0 miles
    23250 Second St.
    Mc Kittrick, CA 93251
    (661) 762-7303
    21 K-8 77
  • Lost Hills Lost Hills Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 324 students
    24.4 miles
    14821 Primary Ct.
    Lost Hills, CA 93249
    (661) 797-2626
    24.4 K-5 324
  • Lost Hills A. M. Thomas Middle School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 186 students
    24.5 miles
    20979 Lobos Ct.
    Lost Hills, CA 93249
    (661) 797-2626
    24.5 6-8 186

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