Clayton B. Wire Elementary School (Closed 2014)

5100 El Paraiso Ave
Sacramento, CA 95824
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Clayton B. Wire Elementary School served 445 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 43% (which was lower than the California state average of 59%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 27% (which was lower than the California state average of 57%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 was higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
445 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
43%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clayton B. Wire Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
27%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clayton B. Wire Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
30:1
23:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
27%
12%
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Hispanic
50%
54%
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Black
16%
5%
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White
4%
23%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Clayton B. Wire Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.66
This chart display the diversity score of Clayton B. Wire Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Clayton B. Wire Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (10-11)
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clayton B. Wire Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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