Caruthers Elementary School

  • Caruthers Elementary School serves 861 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Caruthers Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Caruthers Elementary School's student population of 861 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students861 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Caruthers Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Caruthers Elementary School is 0.32, 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#5104 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
82%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
10%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCaruthers Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Caruthers Marc High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 14 students
    0.0 miles
    2580 W. Tahoe Ave.
    Caruthers, CA 93609
    (559) 495-6443
    0.0 9-12 14
  • Caruthers Caruthers High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 575 students
    0.3 miles
    2580 W. Tahoe Ave.
    Caruthers, CA 93609
    (559) 864-6500
    0.3 9-12 575
  • Caruthers Alvina Elementary Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 188 students
    2.3 miles
    295 W. Saginaw Ave.
    Caruthers, CA 93609
    (559) 864-9411
    2.3 K-8 188
  • Fresno Monroe Elementary School
    Grades: K-8 | 167 students
    5.6 miles
    11842 S. Chestnut Ave.
    Fresno, CA 93725
    (559) 834-2895
    5.6 K-8 167
  • Raisin City Raisin City Elementary School
    Grades: K-8 | 297 students
    6.0 miles
    6425 W. Bowles Ave.
    Raisin City, CA 93652
    (559) 233-0128
    6.0 K-8 297

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